CDT Bookshelf: Eric Fish on China’s Millennials...

Eric Fish arrived in China in 2007 to teach and went on to write for the Beijing-based Economic Observer. He is now a writer at the Asia Society in New York. His first book, “China’s...

Translation: Public Opinion and the Sunken Ship

As rescue teams continue to search for survivors from the Oriental Star cruise ship, which sank in the Yangtze River on Monday evening, propaganda authorities have issued a directive...

Rebel Pepper Struggles to Survive in Japan

Last month, cartoonist Wang Liming, also known by his pen name Rebel Pepper, issued a public appeal for financial support as he has had a difficult time supporting himself living in...

Hot on the Chinese Internet: Guo Boxiong, Uber, June 4th...

As part of our Hot on the Chinternet series, here are some of the headlines Chinese netizens have been following the past two weeks: – A group of Chinese students studying overseas...

Chinese Politics in the Era of Xi Jinping

At The Guardian, Oxford professor and historian Timothy Garton Ash asks whether Xi Jinping can successfully restructure China’s economy and society in the years ahead,...

Tania Branigan on Seven Years Covering China

After covering China for seven years, The Guardian’s China correspondent Tania Branigan reflects on her time there and the events it encompassed: It is easy to overlook...