China has had a reputation, since it became communist, of persecuting folks who practice one religion or another. An example is the Tibet situation. I believe there are specific types of persecution for Christians.
With that in mind, the following article caught my attention (in the e-newsletter, Science and Theology):
The Sleeping Giant awakes
China reconsiders the need for spirituality to balance scientific development and consumerism.
This article caused me to look at Wikipedia:
- China and Religion
- Opium of the People
- Karl Marx