A WSJ reporter writes about being kicked out of China

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Lingling WeiLingling Wei, a Wall Street Journal reporter, writes about being forced to leave China, where her parents live, earlier this year.Wei writes, “Beijing called the eviction of American journalists a response to Washington’s earlier expulsion of Chinese journalists. ‘It’s not personal,’ a Chinese official told me. But for me, it couldn’t have been more personal: I was being forced to leave my family. The expulsion also brought to an abrupt end my dream of reporting from the country where I was born and raised, and which I call my motherland.“In the fall of 2010, I became a U.S. citizen…

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