Q&A Forum Fenda Shuttered Amid Media Crackdown...

Q&A app and online forum Fenda, a service that gives experts a cash incentive for answering questions from their fellow users, launched this year, and quickly became a popular...

Man of the Week: Wu Gan (Super Vulgar Butcher)

CDT is expanding its wiki beyond the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon to include short biographies of public intellectuals, cartoonists, human rights activists, and other people pushing...

“Little Pinks,” the New Face of Chinese Nationalism...

After Tsai Ing-wen won Taiwan’s presidential election by a landslide in January, thousands of nationalistic Chinese web users organized a campaign to scale the infamous...

Tsai “Losing Control” of Pro-Independence Camp...

Relations between China and Taiwan have chilled significantly since Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party won the island’s presidency in January....

Public Consulted on Rules for Urban Para-police

China’s chengguan urban management officials have earned much public scorn for their tendency to use excessive force while enforcing municipal bylaws—often on illegal...

A Leaked Glimpse of “Public Sentiment Guidance” Plans...

A leaked voice message and series of screenshots from WeChat Enterprise appears to reveal a “public sentiment guidance” meeting by members of the so-called “Fifty Cent...