Another Great Leap
A rural migrant baths on the street in urban China
A rural migrant bathes on the street at midnight in the southwestern Chinese megapolis of Chongqing.
Migrants often work through the nights. For many, this is a long and arduous step in the transition from farming to urban living.
China is hoping by relocating farmers into cities they would start to buy food, making a break from the cycle of farmers consuming only what they produce.
China is pushing ahead with a dramatic, history-making plan to move 100...