Tag: China

Disney’s “Mulan” sparks boycotts

By Justin Yoth A live-action reboot of an animated classic is stirring unease for Disney lovers.  “Mulan,” released Sept. 4 on Disney+, was originally set to release in theaters March 27, but was postponed three times due to COVID-19 safety regulations. “Mulan” is based on the 1998 animated film and attempts to realistically mirror the

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Study Abroad flies to the Emerald Isle in the coming spring

Shamir Aleem | Staff Writer Oct. 16, 2014 The Riverside Community College District Office of International Education is offering a study abroad program in Dublin, Ireland for the very first time during the spring semester of 2015. According to Jan Schall, director of the International Education program at Riverside City College, affordability and safety for

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Filipino families pay it forward

Travis West | Managing Editor It was a city on the rise, it’s where U.S. General Douglas MacArthur landed to take back the islands from the Japanese and now it will never be the same again. Starting on Nov. 7 the Philippine island of Tacloban was hit by typhoon Haiyan that left up to 10,000 people estimated dead and 600,000 displaced, leaving an entire island in

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International student admires Western freedom

ASIA HORTON | STAFF WRITER Across the Pacific Ocean, to the Far East of Riverside, a young boy in China dreamed of a new life in the America. Kingsly Bao is not your average 17 year old. Kingsley Bao, born Zizhao Bao decided to travel the world. Born in Guang Dong province China, Bao left his

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Melvin Gurtov speaks to full house

Author of “The Pentagon Paper,” and former RAND employee speaks to full house on the rise, or not, of China. JOSA LAMONT | STAFF EDITOR Mel Gurtov gave a lecture on the threat level of China’s current foothold in global politics. On Oct. 24 at 3 p.m. he presented to a crowd of students and faculty who resorted to standing

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Model United Nations at RCC

TREVA FLORES | STAFF WRITER Communicating, public speaking and writing, oh my! If these words are terrifying to even think of, Model United Nations can help. MUN recreates mock conventions similar to those of the real United Nations, the international peacekeeping organization, and it’s goal is to open you up to the world and be a

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