Author Topic: Chinese Millennials discover Thoreau  (Read 416 times)


Online Shiranu

Re: Chinese Millennials discover Thoreau
« Reply #1 on: November 24, 2016, 02:03:43 AM »
https://aeon.co/videos/why-some-chinese-millennials-are-taking-up-the-hermit-s-life-in-the-mountains

It's always good to see push-back against industrialization and corporatism, and interesting to see how it mixes with the local philosophies.
"Too curious flower, watching us pass, met death; Our hungry donkey." - Basho

"You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty." - Mahatma Gandhi