Controversial Articles Retracted from Top Chinese Journal

In 2013, two academic articles entitled “Theory and Practice of Ecological Economics Integration Framework” were published in the Journal of Glaciology and Geocryology, a top Chinese journal on ice, snow, permafrost and frozen circle. The author, Xu Zhongmin, was then already a doctoral advisor and senior researcher at the Chinese Academy of Science (CAS), the number one research institute in the world, ranked by Nature Index. In the beginning of 2020, these two articles suddenly attracted lots of interests online and stirred up a huge discussion in China.

Is Amazon Hosting the World’s Largest Consumer Fraud? Part II: Many More Fake Reviews Farms to Choose From

In our first article we explained why Amazon, lead by Jeff Bezos, has or soon will pass Bernie Madoff as the largest beneficiary of the biggest dollar scam in history.  We also reviewed how brazen the fake review market is for companies on the Amazon platform (we have not seen any fake reviews offered on Ebay or Walmart), and we highlighted four fake review farms.  If you found it shocking that fake review providers are shamelessly and publicly selling their wares through websites, advertising, Twitter and on videos– then the next 11 companies we’re going to spotlight (bringing the total to 15) should prove how widespread this scam is. Remember Amazon and our government bragged about taking down a single fake review ring in 2016 that resulted in the shutdown of three merchants.