Liu Yan Liu Yan is a best-selling author specializing in English learning and popular culture. Among his published works are English - The Real Deal (1&2) and Hold On, Sit Tight, Let's Enjoy This Cinematic Ride Together. He is also a long-time columnist for such esteemed magazines as English Language Learning and JoyRide English. In addition, Liu Yan is a commentator on social and cultural issues. He wants people to think of him as a trusted friend who can inform, educate and entertain all at the same time.

Op-Ed Blog

Judging is easy, understanding is hard

The world as a whole is still very much focusing on Donald Trump’s victory and its ramifications, but Chinese people have much more important stuff to talk about. Hands down, the biggest news story in November is Olympic champion Lin Dan’s alleged affair.