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High price of a free lunch when parents treat

Ralph Jennings is a journalist and long time resident of China. He currently lives in Taipei. From mid-2000 to 2006, he had an advice column in the 21st Century weekly newspaper in which he answered letters from thousands of students and young professionals. Below is a letter from the archive, with an introduction by Jennings

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A head above the pack is still behind?

What’s more, sometimes a boy who is shorter than me may suddenly murmur behind my back, “it’s too unfair.”

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University vice president found guilty of plagiarism

Huang Qing, vice president of Southwest Jiaotong University, was found guilty of plagiarism and stripped of his doctoral degree

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Beijing college student robs an on-campus bank

A student at Beijing’s University of Science and Technology took two hostages at knife-point at an on-campus bank yesterday.

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Jobs for all! (Just not the one you want)

Oriental Morning Post: Shanghai’s major ensures university graduates that everyone would finally find a job as long as they are not too choosy.

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