This Day in History: LA’s Forgotten ‘Wild West’ Chinese Massacre

On October 24, 1871, an incensed lynch mob gathered in Los Angeles and killed 17 Chinese men, in what was the largest mass lynching in US history.

by William Lee, 24 October 2020

Explainer: Everything You Need to Know About October Holiday

Take a break from your holiday planning to find out why you're having one in the first place.

by William Lee, 29 September 2020

WATCH: Mamahuhu on Finding a New Roommate

In the latest video from Shanghai-based comedy troupe Mamahuhu, the gang try to find a new roommate.

by William Lee, 15 November 2016

PHOTOS: Take A Look Inside Beijing's Nanny University

China's birthrate is spiking. And in cities like Beijing, this means an increased demand for nannies.

by William Lee, 01 November 2016

Beijing Hit With Another Smog Alert as Bad Air Expected Through Weekend

An increase in smog ups the city's alert to 'yellow'.

by William Lee, 18 October 2016

This Company is Selling Cans of 'Beijing Air'

We spoke to Dominic Johnson-Hill, founder of Beijing brand Plastered 8, about their latest offering: canned 'Beijing Air.'

by William Lee, 17 October 2016

No, Beijing Boss Didn't Force Employees to Kiss Him

The news of a Beijing boss forcing his female employees to kiss him as a part of a morning ritual has proven to be a hoax.

by William Lee, 14 October 2016

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