Opinion / Zhu Yuan

Zhu Yuan

Zhu Yuan is an editorial writer with China Daily’s opinion department. He writes editorials about social and cultural issues.

Politicized labels leave no room for reason

[2013-09-10 07:19]

It is dangerous to judge an individual person simply by believing what a general label may suggest about a group of people.

Lack of concern for others is a problem

[2013-08-16 08:52]

The protection of the rights and interests of the minority is much more difficult and important than catering to the needs of the majority.

Common sense can be a yardstick

[2013-08-01 09:02]

Seeing whether a locality does things according to common sense may be an effective way to identify where abuses of power exist.

How to understand Confucianism today?

[2013-06-26 06:51]

He says, never do to others what you don't want others to do to you. This is the way we can maintain a harmonious relationship with others.

Car change brings officials closer to people

[2013-06-21 07:38]

The change of official vehicles from foreign brands to a domestic one for minister-level officials may be just the beginning of a campaign to overhaul that unhealthy tendency within the Party and the government.

Changing China needs to create more

[2013-05-16 08:01]

But the fact is that it is never too late to change made in China to created in China.

Lei Feng spirit never out of date

[2013-03-06 07:08]

What we need to realize is that there is a convergence between what Lei Feng's spirit conveys and the code of conduct a citizen is supposed to observe.

Defaulting on workers' pay must stop

[2013-01-26 07:36]

But to solve the problem once and for all, the government has to implement strict rules to prevent construction projects from being sub-contracted without limit.

Fight affordable housing theft

[2013-01-17 08:14]

Obviously, a detailed mechanism needs to be developed to plug the loopholes in the system and prevent greedy government officials from illegally getting involved.

Prism of expediency problematic

[2013-01-09 08:07]

Proof of Heaven by Eben Alexander III has added to descriptions of near-death experiences.

Importance of kids being volunteers

[2012-12-06 08:09]

We have a saying to the effect that service you do to others is the payment you make for your space in life. It is easy to understand, but not easy to put into practice.

Pragmatism is the way forward

[2012-12-03 07:44]

'Empty talk harms the country, hard work prospers the nation," remarked Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party Central Committee.

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