“This is Our Way In”

peacMasters thesis turned academic journal article, read on for how China’s grassroots environmental organizations of the early ’00s explored new¬†parameters¬†and directions for broader social action. Could be useful reading for those comparing the current context, now ten years on. Via Government and Opposition, read more

Quietly Sowing the Seeds of Activism

treeA gradual campaign to build a civil society, where citizens help to promote change on issues that affect them, is taking on a distinctive shade of green in southwestern China. Or that’s the yarn I sold back in 2003. Fast forward 10 years? Sigh. Via the Far Eastern Economic Review, read more