PERSONAL NOTE: Why are we so angry, stressed and worried? One simple fact: we are constantly bombarded with negative pictures of the world...troubles everywhere under the sun...enough of personal lives...most struggling to survive doing our jobs, taking care of our children, trying to save for the future1...too much anxiety in our lives...worse, we continue to … Continue reading (International-227) April 26, 2019 – The world is in trouble…too much stress and worries and uncertainity
PERSONAL NOTE: Yes, in the beginning many outsiders thought China wanted to suppress the people, traditions and culture in Tibet...they refused to see any good that China was trying to do for Tibet. Now if you go to Tibet, you are not going to believe what is happening to the people, once slaves to … Continue reading (China-311) April 26, 2019 – What is happening to Tibet under Chinese rule…progress and modernization
PERSONAL NOTE: As I travelled to the countryside in mainland China...I saw here and there new tombs...OBVIOUSLY away from the scrutiny and eyes of city government, people in China still believe in land burial...mainly on sides of hills or mountains...a strong belief in burying the dead in such places because of the belief in Feng … Continue reading (China-310) April 26, 2019 – China and sea burials
Personal Note: I have this strange feeling that the Japnese, Chinese and the Koreans all learn English from Elementary to Junior to High School, and yet they still cannot speak English. For one thing, I saw this first hand in an elite High School in Taiwan...the teacher did not use English to teach English, but … Continue reading (International-226) April 25, 2019 – Why Japanese cannot speak English
PERSONAL NOTE: Having lived and worked in mainland China for 7 years, I believe I could understand why this teenager decided to kill himself. One of the problems with one Child One Family policy (thank God it ended in 2014 in China)...is that parents spend too much time on that one Child. And that one … Continue reading (China-309) April 24, 2019 – A Chinese student jumped over the bridge after argument with mother
PERSONAL NOTE: A few years ago, one of my friends in China told me the same kind of story of how his phd supervisor was making money using his students' cheap labor...AND his parents went to the campus and talked directly to the professor...yes, it was a difficult decision for him and his parents, but … Continue reading (China-308) April 24, 2019 – Professor in China punished for taking advantage of his phd student!
PERSONAL NOTE: I decided to share my book with friends and students in mainland China because it is too expensive to order a copy from USA. Enjoy it and share it with people you care and love. Peace, steve, usa, April 23, 2019 firstname.lastname@example.org blog - https://getting2knowyou-china.com - 277 - Chapter 58 As … Continue reading (This Is China-57) April 23, 2019 – Chapter 58 from THIS IS CHINA