#MeToo in China: A force for change or another doomed movement?

Almost a decade ago, in a hardscrabble mountain town in the remote Chinese province of Hubei, a 21-year-old woman named Deng Yujiao became an...

For ‘leftover’ single women in China, Lunar New Year brings dread...

Spare a thought for the single Chinese woman this Lunar New Year holiday. The remonstrations over their unwed status and the pressure on them to...

Working beauty: Women truly hold up half the sky in China...

Views of ideal female appearance in China are changing Young women in China, living in a rapidly changing society with more personal independence, disposable income...

China’s most popular female singers in 2018

Zhang Bichen (张碧晨) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PI_7jugRQ00 Zhang was born in Tianjin, China on September 10, 1989. In 2013, Zhang became a trainee in South Korean management company Haeun Entertainment. In the same...

Womenomics 101: Chinese women are at the forefront of global luxury...

Modern wealth in Asia appears to be increasingly young, self-created and… female, according to a Julius Baer report. The bank says that women, especially...

The Photographer Capturing What it’s Like Being a Woman in China

As a travelling retrospective of her work opens in Bangkok, the Ai Weiwei-approved photographer Luo Yang discusses a decade spent photographing Chinese women. Luo Yang’s intimate...

In China, highly educated women are mocked as a sexless “third...

In China, they say that there are three genders: male, female, and female PhD. “It’s a joke that means we’re asexual and not feminine enough,”...

For some women in China, ‘love markets’ are the last resort...

In China, women are often still seen as a commodity, a product that begins to lose value after turning 24, the average age of...

Renowned Chinese Educator Criticized For Saying ‘Women Have Ruined China’

At a Nov. 18 education conference held in Shanghai, Yu lambasted a group of middle-aged Chinese women who were filmed enthusiastically snatching up free...

Author Leta Hong Fincher Shows Why the World Should Pay Attention...

It was a humid day in March, 2015 when 25-year-old feminist activist Zheng Churan was confronted by eight men knocking at her door, one...

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