Jonathan Mirsky

Jonathan Mirsky

Flipping the world on its axis, moon dwellers and giant canons? A new translation of a lost Jules Verne masterpiece of course

Despite China’s prosperity, the People’s Republic remains in the grip of the monstrous ideology of its founder

An eye-witness of the massacre says its malign legacy persists 20 years on

As the global economic crisis hits home, Beijing faces what the country’s rulers have always feared – a peasants’ revolt