Way Back When

The Empire Strikes Back

For many, the battle of sanyuanli symbolized China’s ability to stand up to foreign invaders

Jesus’ Younger Brother

How one man’s crazed visions led to a huge rebellion and…

Dongguan’s Most Famous Son

 Way Back When: Jeremiah Jenne takes a look at the General with an infamous war cry…

The PRD Pirate King

How the region was once riddled with some of the most fearsome and bloodthirsty pirates on the planet…

THE END OF THE SONG

The final act of the Song Dynasty was played out in The Battle of Yamen, off the coast of…

The Job Nobody Wanted

In the past, a posting in Guangdong for a well paid government job was not all it seemed… [caption id=”attachment_20048″…