Books, WeChat Posts Behind Taiwan Activist’s Detention?...

Taiwanese NGO worker Lee Ming-che disappeared ten days ago while traveling to mainland China via Macau. His disappearance comes amid tightening control over civil society and mounting...

Chongqing Unveils Penalties for Climbing Great Firewall...

At South China Morning Post, Eva Li reports that authorities in Chongqing have released details of penalties including disconnection and fines for accessing blocked foreign websites....

Tang Yinghong (唐映红) on False Patriotism

Anti-South Korean sentiment spiked in China after Beijing castigated the recent American deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system in South Korea....

Badiucao: Hong Kong 777

On Sunday, Carrie Lam was selected to become the next Chief Executive of Hong Kong, after receiving 67% of the votes of a 1,194-member committee dominated by political and business...

Academic Prevented From Leaving China

A leading China studies professor from the University of Technology Sydney has been barred by Chinese authorities for the second time in two days from boarding a flight home to Australia. ...

Inequality, Wealth, and Happiness in China

At Bloomberg Businessweek, Dexter Roberts reports on economist Gan Li, his study of and concerns about inequality in China, and his “mission to depoliticize statistics.” Gan...