Header image: A woman walks down the street in Beijing, Feb. 10, 2017. Fred Dufour/AFP/VCG

How the ‘Women’ Got Taken Out of International Women’s Day

As China’s companies and party organs celebrate ‘Goddess Day,’ why is ‘woman’ being treated like a bad word?

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