If heaven is a bookstore, then…

...this is the place. It's the John K. King Used and Rare Books store, located at 901 W. Lafayette Blvd, Detroit, MI. The store suggests the place has one million books, but I'd be willing to bet there's more. Yes, as the picture above suggests, there are four stuffed floors of books. All of them … Continue reading If heaven is a bookstore, then…

China Focus: U.S. slams door on some Chinese students, damages itself in process

My latest editorial for China Focus questions the necessity of the U.S. denying educational opportunities for some Chinese students while also punishing some Chinese researchers already in the country. The moments of friendship and learning that take place outside the classrooms and labs are as important to the study abroad experience as are the lectures … Continue reading China Focus: U.S. slams door on some Chinese students, damages itself in process

CGTN: China describes Bloomberg’s coronavirus rankings as “laughing stock”

What if I told you a country with a variant of the coronavirus raging in its borders was considered currently the best at handling the pandemic. Well, Bloomberg is. CGTN picks up the details. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Monday questioned Bloomberg's ranking of economies' fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, saying it doesn't … Continue reading CGTN: China describes Bloomberg’s coronavirus rankings as “laughing stock”