China’s Lost Generation Finds Itself in Ukraine

A working class high-school graduate who scored abysmally on China's college entrance exam, Mei now owns his own business, claims title to three-quarters of an acre of land, lives in a split-level house, and is married to an eighteen-year-old who—the Chinese internet universally agrees—looks like a model. One more thing: Mei achieved all his good fortune after leaving China for Ukraine.