Michael Berry Q&A: China and Hollywood

In recent years, the relationship between China and Hollywood has become increasingly symbiotic, as American film producers rely on the Chinese film market—now the second largest...

A Lesson on Chastity from the Ministry of Finance

Should the “chaste widows” of late imperial China, who committed suicide to preserve their virtue, be considered paragons of Chinese culture? That seems to be the...

China Said to Continue “Massive” Organ Harvesting...

A new report by former Canadian politician David Kilgour, human rights lawyer David Matas, and journalist Ethan Gutmann claims that hospitals in China are harvesting organs on...

Lawyers Harassed as Wukan Protests Continue

Five years after launching protests against officials’ seizure of public land that led to local elections, villagers in Wukan, Guangdong again took to the streets last...

Word of the Week: Shanwei Form

The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by Chinese netizens or encountered in online political discussions. These are the words...

Chinese Hacking Activity Down Despite Threats

According to a new study by U.S. network security company FireEye, there has been a sharp reduction in Chinese state-sponsored hacking against organizations in the U.S. and 25 ...