• From Laid-off Worker to Wealthy BusinesswomanDecember 5, 2005Dressed simply and in light make-up, Zhang Surong looks no different from other women of her age. The only difference is that, eight years after being laid off from a state-owned...
  • Art Class Tailored for Poverty-stricken ChildrenNovember 23, 2005A bunch of straw in hand, 12-year-old Wu Qunmin sat at a wooden desk in a poorly-equipped classroom and worked on a little horse made of straw.
  • The Story of Liu Qiong, The Queen of Duck NecksAugust 22, 2005It is 9:30 pm. Liu Qiong puts on her white overalls and hat, her rubber boots, and walks through the shallow pool of water mixed with liquid disinfectant which separates the...
  • The Last Mosuo QueenAugust 15, 2005Xiao Shuming, protagonist in the new book Mosuo Queen by the Lugu Lake, recently attended in Beijing the launch of the book's first printing...
  • Mother Moon, Who Knows Nine LanguagesAugust 4, 2005Picturesque Yangshuo, in Guangxi's Guilin, has been attracting tourists from all over the world, and also spawned a group of guides. There are now 600 registered guides in...
  • To Give a Pair of Wings for the Young BallerinaJuly 26, 2005To let her daughter learn Ballet from famous tutors, Jia Jinling, despite being over 40 years old, resolutely took her 15-year-old daughter, leaving their Shenyang hometown,
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