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How Beijing Turned China’s Covid-19 Tragedy to Its Advantage

How Beijing Turned China’s Covid-19 Tragedy to Its Advantage

How Beijing Turned China’s Covid-19 Tragedy to Its Advantage How Beijing Turned China’s Covid-19 Tragedy to Its Advantage No publisher is willing or able to publish her works in China. The social media posts and articles that support her are often censored. A few people who spoke up for her publicly were punished, including a literature professor in Wuhan who …

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John Outterbridge, Who Turned Castoffs Into Sculpture, Dies at 87

John Outterbridge, Who Turned Castoffs Into Sculpture, Dies at 87

John Outterbridge, Who Turned Castoffs Into Sculpture, Dies at 87 John Outterbridge, Who Turned Castoffs Into Sculpture, Dies at 87 LOS ANGELES — John Outterbridge, a Los Angeles cultural leader and artist who made powerful sculptures from what is usually dismissed as junk or castoffs — a means of exploring loaded social issues as well as celebrating a history of …

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When Business as Usual Was Turned Upside Down

When Business as Usual Was Turned Upside Down

When Business as Usual Was Turned Upside Down When Business as Usual Was Turned Upside Down A photo retrospective of how the pandemic changed the business world and ruptured the economy in 2020 — creating some winners and, tragically, too many losers. By Alana Celii, Crista Chapman, Brent Lewis, Renee Melides and Brent Murray Dec. 30, 2020 The condition of …

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Why China Turned Against Alibaba’s Jack Ma

Why China Turned Against Alibaba's Jack Ma

Why China Turned Against Alibaba’s Jack Ma Why China Turned Against Alibaba’s Jack Ma Mr. Xi made no secret about what his ideal capitalist should be like. Ten days after the Ant I.P.O. debacle, he toured a museum exhibition devoted to Zhang Jian, an industrialist who was active more than a century ago. Zhang helped build up his hometown, Nantong, …

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The Home Office That Turned Into a Salon and Spa: 2020’s Beauty Products

The Home Office That Turned Into a Salon and Spa: 2020's Beauty Products

The Home Office That Turned Into a Salon and Spa: 2020’s Beauty Products The Home Office That Turned Into a Salon and Spa: 2020’s Beauty Products Unable to visit their hair stylists, aestheticians, hair braiders or nail technicians for much of this year, many people began D.I.Y.-ing their beauty routines. At-home haircuts and dye jobs boomed. Online shopping took center …

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Karen Killilea, 80, Dies; Turned Disability Into Triumph

Karen Killilea, 80, Dies; Turned Disability Into Triumph

Karen Killilea, 80, Dies; Turned Disability Into Triumph Karen Killilea, 80, Dies; Turned Disability Into Triumph When Karen Killilea was born in 1940, she was three months premature and weighed less than two pounds. She spent her first nine months in a neonatal intensive care unit. When she finally returned to the family home in Rye, N.Y., her parents noticed …

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She Accused the Mayor of Sexual Assault. Then the Town Turned on Her.

She Accused the Mayor of Sexual Assault. Then the Town Turned on Her.

She Accused the Mayor of Sexual Assault. Then the Town Turned on Her. She Accused the Mayor of Sexual Assault. Then the Town Turned on Her. A Japanese councilor who accused a mayor of sexual assault has been voted out of office by residents after colleagues argued that she had damaged the town’s reputation. Shoko Arai, the only female assembly …

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In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home

In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home

In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home In the Tuscan Countryside, a 15th-Century Monastery Turned Beloved Family Home WHEN RENÉ CAOVILLA, the 82-year-old Venetian shoe designer, was first shown the Tuscan villa he bought in 1977, he fell in love with it instantly. He wasn’t only taken with the house, a 15th-century red brick monastery that …

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When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones

When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones When Sharks Turned Up at Their Beach, They Called in Drones Once rare off Southern California beaches, great white sharks are beginning to show up more often. The newcomers are mostly juvenile sharks, which prefer the warm waters closer to shore. That means many beachgoers who are now spotting …

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When Schools Closed, Americans Turned to Their Usual Backup Plan: Mothers

When Schools Closed, Americans Turned to Their Usual Backup Plan: Mothers

When Schools Closed, Americans Turned to Their Usual Backup Plan: Mothers When Schools Closed, Americans Turned to Their Usual Backup Plan: Mothers Compared with their fathers and grandfathers, this generation of men is much more involved at home — showing up at midday school events, coaching soccer and cooking dinner. Yet when the pandemic hit, it was largely mothers who …

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