Give me real China and Chinese people--How much do you know about China?

June 3, 2010 10:18pm CST
Many foreigners get the information on China and Chinese people mainly from news, such CNN. But you guys totally misunderstand Chinese. So how do hou know about China and chinese? Do you have any prejudice?
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@Cutie18f (9564)
• Philippines
4 Jun 10
In our city here in the Philippines, we have a lot of Chinese people, Chinese schools, and businesses run by Chinese. We can say we know a lot about their culture and that some of them who are living in our country are slowly opening their doors to modern influences. Although there are still quite a few who stick to their traditional culture, but this is not a problem in so far as living in our community is concerned since we have also taken up large doses of Chinese culture into our own. I see no problem there.
• China
4 Jun 10
You mentioned "opening door to modern influences", but it's a totally wrong view about Chinese. Young Chinese are exactly as open minded as the western people. They actually embrace all cultures especially western one. Instead I have seen that many Chinese have abandoned their own good traditons which they should stick to, like resepct for elders,diligence.If you have a chance you should come to China. It's exactly the same as the big cities as New York, London and etc.