Remembering the Cultural Revolution 50 Years Later

This month marks the 50th anniversary of the start of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution, Mao Zedong’s mass political movement that lasted ten years and led to widespread...

China to Release Last Known Tiananmen Prisoner

According to the San Francisco-based Dui Hua Foundation, 51-year-old Miao Deshun, the last known person still serving time in relation to the 1989 Tiananmen Square pro-democracy...

“Daddy Xi” Celebrated Despite Calls to Downplay Nickname...

Following recent reports that authorities have urged Chinese media to steer away from referring to the president as “Daddy Xi” (Xi Dàda 习大大)—an endearing...

Officials Punished for Beatings at Demolition Site

Several local and law enforcement officials in Haikou, Hainan have been punished after a video showing police brutality at a demolition site circulated widely online. At The...

In Hong Kong, Protests Over the Firing of Ming Pao Editor...

Protests over the sacking of Ming Pao editor Keung Kwok-yuen have continued, amid concerns over declining conditions for press freedom in Hong Kong. Keung was fired after his paper...

Badiucao (巴丢草): Baiduing “How to Treat The Party”...

Badiucao responds to the death of college student Wei Zexi, who died of cancer in April after receiving dubious treatment from a Beijing hospital advertised on Baidu with misleading...