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Home Away From Home

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

Slowly, the dark sky is gently rinsed by hints of blue. Dark blue, light blue, lighter... And gold wash. So emerges the silhouettes of pink coloured clouds, rejoicing at the dawn of a new day.

Hong Kong and China: 'One Country' with 'Two Systems'

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 27.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

"Please mind the gap." The broadcast echoes over and over again, first in English, followed closely by Cantonese, and finally Mandarin Chinese. People walk hastily around the Mass Transit Railway station, carrying the latest copy of the South China Morning Post.

Reflections On the One-Child Policy (by a sibling-less teenager)

April Xiaoyi Xu | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK Universities & Education
April Xiaoyi Xu

The People's Republic of China has partially failed to grant its citizens their full freedom in family planning. Although political and economic policies such as this three-decade old One-Child Policy may bring positive effects to the developments of a certain country, negative consequences that underlie with the moral and ethical concerns of the people should also be considered.