History Brief: The Boxer Rebellion and Open Door Policy
13
October

History Brief: The Boxer Rebellion and Open Door Policy

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

The Boxer Rebellion When the US gained control of the Philippines (a result of the Spanish-American War), many saw the possession of the islands as a gateway to large markets in mainland Asia. American products could be sold there, and many capitalists envisioned a new and untapped market for investors in large-scale railroad construction. At […]


Yanni and World Wildlife Fund in Washington, DC [All Access: Season 3 Episode 4]

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

A few months ago that we were touring China Yeah, The were all wonderful to us there It was a lengthy tour, we stayed there a few weeks and during that time the Chinese people decided to honor me with an adoption of a baby panda They’re so cute aren’t they! I really regard you […]


Top 10 Bruce Lee Moments
03
September

Top 10 Bruce Lee Moments

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

[Lee]: I’m warning you [Girl]: Ay, “Ar Lung” don’t bother yourself [Lee]: Lay off [Narrator]: He’s a legend for a reason Welcome to Watchmojo.com and today we’ll be counting down the top 10 Bruce Lee’s moments Kicking off our list is the scene in which Lee’s character is ambushed and out numbered in an ice […]


The Boxer Rebellion | Wars you’ve never heard of
22
August

The Boxer Rebellion | Wars you’ve never heard of

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hey, Cypher here. Got another ‘Wars You’ve Never Heard Of.’ This time, it’s the Boxer Rebellion in China. It’s pretty hard to find a country that the US has not been to war with at some point in its history. China would be another country that people mostly think that we haven’t fought in a […]


One Armed Boxer (1971) (ENG) (FULL)

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Come in. Good morning. You’re early. You have a rare bird there. It was imported from Thailand. You can’t get one here. What will you drink? Tea. A pot of tea. Come in. Good morning, Master Ma. That’s my table. I didn’t know that. I’ll go then. Not so easy. This bird matches mine perfectly. […]


China’s MMA Club for Poor and Orphaned Boys
20
August

China’s MMA Club for Poor and Orphaned Boys

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Hey guys, this is Christine from VICE’s Brooklyn office. Our colleagues in China spent some time with ENBO Fight Club. An MMA group who’s founder trained and supported orphans and children from an impoverished region in Tibet. We followed the shy, but tough MMA fighter, Banma as he prepares for his next competition. Stay tuned. […]


Born to Defend, Jet Li vs. Paulo Tocha, boxing scene 1, Lossless Cantonese track
14
August

Born to Defend, Jet Li vs. Paulo Tocha, boxing scene 1, Lossless Cantonese track

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Fuck your atomic bombs! I’ll let you see my Kung Fu. – Hey Liu, are you OK? – Yes. What did he say? If you can last three minutes, the money is all yours. Asshole! Don’t push it too far! – Help me get the gloves on. – Hey, can you beat him? We should […]


The MMA Fighter On A Mission To Expose “Fake Martial Artists” in China (HBO)
07
August

The MMA Fighter On A Mission To Expose “Fake Martial Artists” in China (HBO)

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

— In April, Xu Xiaodong, an MMA teacher on a personal quest to expose, quote, “fake martial arts” in China, was challenged to a fight by a Tai Chi Master— who he beat up in about 12 seconds. And the video went viral almost as fast. But many in China saw Xu’s victory as an […]


Beijing’s 2008 Legacy Lives On in New Generation of Boxers and Shuttle | Flame Catchers
04
August

Beijing’s 2008 Legacy Lives On in New Generation of Boxers and Shuttle | Flame Catchers

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

Flame Catchers tells the stories of how hosting the Olympic Games spark defining moments for a nation’s sporting culture. The 2008 Olympic Games were important for the whole nation… …and especially for our school. How the Olympic flame lit up new beginnings …for a sport, a country. Every time I hear the National Anthem… …I’ll […]


History of China # 02 | What was Boxer Rebellion
03
August

History of China # 02 | What was Boxer Rebellion

By Stevie Adams / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

So far you understood how China became a target of foreign forces. How countries like Britain, France, Germany and Japan established their monopoly in different areas of China. China was defeated in every war. Missionaries were destroying China’s culture and China was helpless. But this monopoly did not last for a long time. The people […]