打人不打脸dǎ rén bù dǎ liǎn Be diplomatic or tactful when giving criticism 恶人先告状è rén xiān gàozhuàng The perpetrator diverts attention by being the first to complain 凡人不可貌相, 海水不可斗量fán rén bù kě mào xiàng, hǎi shuǐ bù kě dòu liàng Judging by appearance is dangerous 好人好事haǒ rén haǒ shì Pleasant person; good actions 嫁祸于人jià huò yú rén Put blame onto others 交个朋友多条路,树个敌人多堵墙jiāo gè péng you duō tiáo lù, shù gè dí rén duō dǔ qiáng It is better to make friends than enemies
四十五个人sì shí wǔ gè rén 45 people 她是美国人tā shì měi guórén She is an American 他们不是法国人tā ménbù shì fǎ guórén They are not French 你是英国人吗nǐ shì yīng guórén mǎ Are you English?
You can find information not only about China's long history but its present and future too. We cover the years since 1912, the space program, the current leadership and system of government as well as some lengthy musing on China's future direction. Read More
Equality of women
The role of women in China was through most of the Imperial Era one of subjugation to men. Women had to defer to men in all things; it was only as a widow that she would have the power to control a household. The position eased on the fall of the Qing dynasty in 1911 but it was not until the Communist party victory in 1949 that equality began to be introduced across the country. Read More
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