New Internationalist

East Asia

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Whose miracle?

An epic migration to the cities has been responsible for China’s turbocharged economic performance. But, as Richard Swift explains, the cost for many workers has been too great and they refuse to be quiet any longer.

Filed in: China Trade Unions Work

Hard road to justice

Three personal stories of the battles being fought for workers’ rights.

Filed in: China Work

iSlave

Electronics giant Foxconn employs over a million people in China – in conditions that drive them to despair, reports Jenny Chan.

Filed in: China Corporations Work

Okinawans battle to close US bases

Okinawa currently hosts 75 per cent of US military facilities in Japan

Filed in: Japan Military United States

Hello Dalai!

Regular NI contributor Anna Chen casts the second Stone.

Filed in: China Religion Tibet

China Panic

It’s official – according to new NI columnist Anna Chen– 2008 isn’t just the Year of the Rat and the Beijing Olympics. It’s also China Panic Year.

Filed in: China Climate Change Globalization

Made in China

A peek at who’s bankrolling the boom.

Filed in: China Fair Trade Health Hong Kong Trade Trade Unions

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Battle for the truth

Conflicted history in Armenia, Cambodia, Guatemala, East Timor and Japan.

Filed in: Armenia Cambodia China Guatemala Human Rights Japan Timor-Leste

Interview with Sultan Kurash

Exiled singer Sultan Kurash has become a symbol of liberation for Uyghurs still under the thumb of Chinese occupation.

Filed in: China

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