An issue with Korea and misogynism

I think so.. https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/356_315101.html It’s disturbing to me how many violent crimes are committed against women in Korea. https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/251_314783.html   https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/251_315140.html   https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/251_314858.html   https://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/nation/2021/09/251_315470.html Maybe even more disturbing than the news is the comments by Korean men on these articles.. surprise, surprise, they have very little sympathy at all for the plight of women… Continue reading An issue with Korea and misogynism

Why do so many Chinese hate on the Shang-Chi film before they ever saw it?

https://www.quora.com/As-a-Chinese-what-do-you-think-about-Marvel-s-Shang-Chi ^ As you can see most of the answers above are very negative towards Shang Chi, and the vast majority of them were written 1–2 years before the movie ever came out. First of all, we live in a time where tensions between China and America are at an all time high. Almost anything… Continue reading Why do so many Chinese hate on the Shang-Chi film before they ever saw it?

If China followed the same capitalist path as Taiwan, would it have become as successful as Taiwan? Taiwan GDP per capita is more than double that of China. A true Asian success story.

No, it would have been even more successful than Taiwan. China before capitalism (pre 1978) China after capitalism (post 1978): China only started catching up to the West when it abandoned the centralized economy that other communist countries had in the 1950s and opened it up to the market economy in the 1980s. During the… Continue reading If China followed the same capitalist path as Taiwan, would it have become as successful as Taiwan? Taiwan GDP per capita is more than double that of China. A true Asian success story.