Badiucao (巴丢草): World Internet Conference

China plays host to the World Internet Conference this week in Wuzhen; while offering unfettered Internet access to conference participants, authorities have also imposed further...

Feng Zhenghu: The Narita Airport Diary (4)

After being denied re-entry to China eight times, Feng Zhenghu lived in Tokyo’s Narita Airport for 92 days in 2009-2010. Now Feng is telling the story of his airport odyssey on...

Minitrue: Don’t Make HK Umbrellas, Yellow Ribbons...

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to...

Minitrue: Reporting on the Xu Caihou Case

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect...

CCTV Losing Ground Amid Changing Media Landscape

The Wall Street Journal reports that state television broadcaster CCTV, which has long dominated audience share in China, is losing advertisers, talent, and viewers to new media...

24,000 Suspects Detained in Nationwide Drug Crackdown...

For The Telegraph, Malcolm Moore reports that 24,000 suspects—some of them high-profile celebrities—have been detained and over 100,000 more investigated in the past ...