Emigrating to China?!


At work, I brought up something I saw in the news.  The Canadian middle class overall, is better off than the American middle class.  One wise cracking co worker said China is going to replace the United States with the world’s largest economy; move there.

I was a Political Science major in college and lived in Taiwan briefly.  My specialty was China.  Why?  I sort of fell into it.  (I received an A in a class in Chinese Philosophy I had to fit in my schedule and I realized I was good at it).

I just finished Amy Chu’s book on empires.  The common theme in an empire for it to be successful is tolerance of different groups.  Can one emigrate to China?

Well, some do illegally, Africans and Southeast Asians in Guangdong and Guangxi Provinces.  Koreans in Manchuria, fleeing North Korea.

I forgot where I read this, but I read under the Tang Dynasty, the capital was one third non Chinese.  Immigrants bring energy and new ideas.

Growing up during the Cold War, I used to joke that between China and Russia, at least if China conquered us, the food would be better.

 

在工作中,我提出了一些我在新聞裡看到。加拿大中產階級的整體,比美國中產階級富裕。一個明智的開裂共同工人說,中國將與世界最大的經濟體取代美國;搬到那裡。

我是一名政治學專業在大學裡,住在台灣的簡要介紹。我的專業是中國。為什麼呢?我有點掉了進去。 (我收到了一個類A有中國哲學,我不得不適應我的時間表,我意識到我是擅長於此) 。

我剛剛完成了艾米楚的書上的帝國。在一個帝國它是成功的共同主題是不同群體的寬容。人可以移民到中國?

那麼,做一些非法,非洲人和東南亞人在廣東及廣西省。韓國人在滿洲,逃離朝鮮。

我忘了,我寫這篇文章,但我在唐朝讀取,資本三分之一的非中國人。移民們帶來了活力和新思路。

在冷戰時期成長起來,我曾經開玩笑說,中國和俄羅斯之間,至少如果中國征服了我們,食物會更好。

 

 

About tucsonmike

I am originally from Brooklyn, New York and now live in Tucson, Arizona. I have discovered a passion for writing. I have five books out now, with a sixth on the way. Take a look @ my book list: The Search for Livingstone An Affair of the Heart The Search for Otzi Griffith Justice in Space. Moriarty The Life and Times of a Criminal Genius Available now on Smashwords - Amazon and Barnes and Noble As to not bore my public with just "Buy my book," I am also interested in baseball, the outdoors, art, architecture, technology, the human mind and DNA. I learned Ashkenazi Jews, of which I am one, have to lowest rate of Alzheimer's in the world. Therefore, I treat my brain as a muscle needing a workout. I enjoy good food, flirtation, beautiful women (I am happily married for thirty years), so just flirting ;) I was considered autistic when I was young, trying to figure out if I have a mild form of Aspergers and learning from that. That is for future posts. You can also see I love history. Enjoy my sarcastic silly look at the world, and making History more interesting than a textbook.
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