Heavy rains and melting snow soak China’s largest desert. The flooding drenched over 100 square miles. A video showing positive relations between Chinese citizens and the military is raising eyebrows. One item seen in the clip seems to reveal a different narrative than the video supports. A Canadian citizen has been detained in China on suspicion of rape. He’s been identified as a Chinese-born pop singer. Surveys reveal that the world view on Beijing seems to be changing—and not in favor of the communist regime. Now, millions have signed a petition aimed at ending China’s Communist Party.