Although residents in Northern China are no strangers to dirty air, a man from the smog-enshrouded Hebei province has decided to take the local environmental authority to court for failing to control air pollution.
“The Internet has radically transformed China,” said Emily Parker, author of the book
Although China’s air pollution keeps making headlines, its water pollution is just as urgent a problem.
On December 31, President Xi Jinping appeared on CCTV and extended his “New Year’s wishes to Chinese of all ethnic groups.” On January 15, Beijing officials
Beijing may be whittling back its widely reviled state secrets laws—but given their opacity, it’s hard to say for sure.