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Winning moves in martial art wing chun


Practical wing chun (咏春)is no monkey business, neither is it inspired by mantis, snake or tiger. This lethal martial art aims to take the opponent out of the game in three moves. Matt Hodges goes for a lesson.

Here is what you won’t learn at Kleber Battaglia’s Practical Wing Chun Club: How to subdue your enemy while assuming the pose of a crane, or any other character from the Kung Fu Panda movie franchise.wing chun Continue reading Martial Arts

The Chinese dream

Connotations of Chinese Dream

Xi Jinping Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping said during a museum tour in November of 2012 the Chinese dream meant for him the “great renewal of the Chinese nation.”

In November of 2012, soon after the conclusion of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), President Xi Jinping put forward, for the first time, the idea of the Chinese Dream on a visit to “The Road towards Renewal” exhibition at the National Museum of China. The great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation “is a dream of the whole nation, as well as of every individual“, he said.

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