Author: Anne Henochowicz

Anne Henochowicz is the CDT translations editor. She has contributed to Foreign Policy, The China Beat, and the Cairo Review of Global Affairs. She earned her masters in Chinese literature and folklore from The Ohio State University and in ethnomusicology from the University of Cambridge.
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Ministry of Truth: “Mass Petitioning” After Flood

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online.

“Mass petitioning” in Yuyao. (@言小名/Weibo)
State Council Information Office: Do not report the Yuyao Daily story “Yuyao Flood Spurs Mass Petitioning; Minority Behave in Extreme Manner.” Websites that have already

October 17, 2013 8:04 AM

Paper of the Week: Muddled Sh*t Times

Chief Editor Hu Xijin holding a copy of “Horrid Servile Shit Times” (坏俅屎报 Huàiqiú Shǐbào). (Rebel Pepper)
混球屎报 (Hùnqiú Shǐbào): Muddled Shit Times A pejorative play on “Global Times” (环球时报 Huánqiú Shíbào), the name of a daily Chinese newspaper produced under the auspices of the state-run People’s Daily. Which words define

October 16, 2013 12:03 PM

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