Much of the research of All Girls Allowed has been supplemented by the excellent work of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China.
The Congressional-Executive Commission on China is a bipartisan organization dedicated to providing reliable research about China. To view the most recent Annual Reports, please visit the following links:
2012 Annual Report: http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CHRG-112shrg76190/pdf/CHRG-112shrg76190.pdf
2011 Annual Report: http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/congress/china-cecc-rept-2011.pdf
2010 Annual Report: http://www.cecc.gov/pages/annualRpt/annualRpt10/CECCannRpt2010.pdf
2009 Annual Report: http://www.cecc.gov/pages/annualRpt/annualRpt09/CECCannRpt2009.pdf
by Kat Lewis, All Girls Allowed
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