As It Happens in the Mainstream Western Media

Do you want to know how to brainwash people’s minds using political correctness, a modern form of medieval inquisition? Simple, just to change the name of the actions. Here are some shining examples. When caught cheating – you can praise the boy for his remarkable ability in gathering the needed information from his classmates during an exam; When caught lying […]

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A Ming Dynasty General’s Art of War

There are 10 great books on the art of war in Chinese history: The Art of War (孙子兵法); Sun Bin’s Art of War (孙膑兵法); Wuzi (吴子); Six Secret Strategies (六韬); Wei Liaozi (尉缭子); The Strategies of the Sima (司马法); Plant Taibai’s (Venus) Secret Strategies (太白阴经); Tiger Seal’s Military Strategies (虎钤经)y; Jixiao’s New Book (纪效新书); Military Traning (练兵实纪).

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Daily Lives of Chinese People in the 11th Century

Along the River During the Qingming Festival (清明上河图) is one of the most acclaimed classic Chinese masterpieces created by Zhang Zeduan (张择端, 108-1145). It is a 5-metre long painting that illustrates a panoramic street scene of the Chinese capital Bianliang (汴梁) in the 11th century, located in today’s Kaifeng, Henan. This section of the painting shows restaurant staff loading cooked […]

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