The Changing Hukou System

The hukou system, or household registration system, and the Danwei (work unit) were put into place in China as a means of social control. This system required that every household, no matter how remote, was to register officially with local police stations. Registered households were issued a booklet of residence, which was used to keepContinue reading “The Changing Hukou System”

Time for School

Had a wonderful weekend with Amy and the girls. Just a few more days and they will be heading back to school for days of learning and fun-filled projects. So what does this mean for Amy and I? Early morning rise and school of our own. I guess it will officially be the end ofContinue reading “Time for School”