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When Worlds Collide #110: Saluting unknown ‘Tank Man’ 25 Years Later

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today newspaper on 6 June 2014 This week marks the 25th anniversary of the Chinese government’s brutal crackdown on protesting students at Beijing’s Tiananmen Square. In our media saturated world, … Continue reading

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When Worlds Collide #3: Warning: Doing Business is Dangerous to Your Health!

Text of my ‘When Worlds Collide’ column published in Ceylon Today Sunday newspaper on 19 Feb 2012 ‘To get rich is glorious!’ These words are widely attributed to the late Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping, the man who opened up China’s … Continue reading

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