Tibetan Father of Three Self-Immolates in Gansu

A Tibetan man died after self-immolating in a historically Tibetan region of Gansu Province, bringing the number of Tibetans to self-immolate in protest of Beijing’s...

Translation: Game Developers Lament Censors’ Demands...

Like other media, video games in China are subject to a wide range of political and moral content requirements. These have included mandatory in-game fines for virtual second children;...

Taiwanese Activists, Global Times Weigh in on Trump-Tsai Call...

Official anxiety over the recent election of Donald J. Trump as U.S. president appeared to mount in China last week when the president-elect flouted decades of diplomatic tradition ...

Phrase of the Week: Old Friend of the Chinese People...

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

U.N. Experts Urge Probe of Lawyer’s Disappearance...

Three U.N. Special Rapporteurs have added their voices to calls for information on the whereabouts of rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong. Jiang went missing last week after visiting the...

Human Rights Watch: Abolish Inter-Party Secret Detentions...

Xi Jinping’s campaign to eradicate corruption at all levels of the Party has now been in effect for four years. Amid the ongoing campaign, the shuanggui—China’s extra-legal...