MUSIC

How a Band from China’s Industrial Heartland Captured the Emotions of a Generation

Despite an experimental sound and just two album releases in a decade, Omnipotent Youth Society has remained one of China’s most relatable rock bands since 2010

STREET TALK

Cynical Soup for Real Life

Cynical sayings of depressed Chinese youths

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FOOD

Sweet Memories

A hallowed new year tradition at home, Chinese candies struggle to be known abroad

TRADITIONAL CULTURE, NEWS

Viral Week Ep. 160

Crackdown on FIFA betting, interns eat bitterness, students lag on illegal loans, and 27-year-old burnouts—it’s Viral Week

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SOCIETY

The Noughty Nineties: The Gay Activist

The jiulinghou fight for LGBTQ rights—from our cover story

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SOCIETY

The Noughty Nineties: The Worker

Millennials now comprise the majority of China’s migrant workers—from our cover story

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SOCIETY

The Noughty Nineties: The Bureaucrat

The “post-90s” generation in government—from our cover story

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SOCIETY

The Noughty Nineties: The Parent

Meet China’s newest generation of parents—from our cover story

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SOCIETY

The Noughty Nineties

How the “post-90s generation” has grown up in the new millennium

TRADITIONAL CULTURE

How to be a “Buddha-like youth”

Practice being Zen like a burnt-out Chinese millennial

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