Chinese Puzzle Box: DECODED by Mai Jai

Decoded by Mai Jai, translated by Olivia Milburn and Christopher Payne (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014) Decoded by Mai Jia is the first English publication of one of China’s famous writers. First published in 2002,…

Russia Spies On The Spies

  From our friends at Pravada comes this quaint observation: “According to many US-based experts, the Church of Scientology is linked to the CIA. For example, its former senior adept, Jon Atack, penned a book…