Enrolled in English 102

This spring semester I have enrolled in English 102. The focus of the class will be emploring the intersection of the individual and one’s community.
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Fate of humanity rests on a Chinese middle-schooler’s test scores

Sixth grade essay (via Sina Weibo)

On Sina Weibo, China’s Twitter, user @土豆网 posted this photograph. Within several days of its appearance, it had been retweeted over 4,800 times and attracted over 500 comments, with a number of other media outlets picking up on the essay and declaring it “hot.”

More at the Alantic with a full translation here.