2017/06/10 | Oiwan Lam

China's Latest Book Ban: An Award-Winning Novel About the Deadly Consequences of Land Reform

The Chinese government has recently banned the sale of an award-winning novel about land reform in the Cultural Revolution era. However, a digital copy was circulated online and won readers’ applause.

2017/03/04 | Lauren Young

When Bowling Was a Sport Reserved for Royalty

King Henry VIII of England in the 1500s famously banned commoners from participating in bowling.