Modern love

Modern love

Stories of romance, dating, and relationships in China today.

Sincere seduction: No tricks, just honesty to charm men
A Chinese state-affiliated newspaper attacked an online class that advertised teaching women how to “seduce men and save marriages” on Monday, calling it “poisonous chicken soup.”  China Women’s News, an official newspaper from All China Women’s Federation, a women’s rights NGO with ties to the communist party, criticized a consulting brand named Lingtongtong in a commentary that read:  “Such techniques do not show the autonomy of women, but rather keep women confined within the realm of family affairs, only measuring women’s value by how much they gain male recognition.” It said such commercial classes disguised themselves as marriage counseling but were simply another avenue to engender o