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How Asia’s ‘people of the year’ muddled through in 2017

Since Charles Lindbergh was named Time magazine’s “Man of the Year” in 1927, the annual honor has evolved with, some would say, societal progress or, others would say, the publication’s wish to be seen as politically correct (and sell subscriptions from newly empowered groups, especially women). The first “Woman of the Year” was Wallis Simpson, […]