Author: Meredith Godwin

Meredith Godwin is the CDT Program Administrator. She previously wrote for CDT as an undergraduate at the University of California, Berkeley where she earned her bachelors in Asian Studies. She recently completed her masters in China Studies from the University of Washington and now resides in the Bay Area.
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This Week on CDT, October 17, 2014

As the protest movement in Hong Kong grinds on, police this week dismantled bamboo barricades and allegedly brutalized at least one protestor. Chinese poet Meng Lang posted pictures of handmade signs that dot the crowds in Hong Kong. See the signs, translated by CDT, here. Netizens following protest developments produced poignant cartoons in an array of artistic styles. A woodblock

October 17, 2014 4:52 PM

This Week on CDT, September 26, 2014

The Scottish vote for independence coincided with events that struck at one of China’s most politically sensitive subjects: territorial integrity. The Hong Kong Federation of Students led a weeklong boycott of classes. Their protest was yet another demonstration that Beijing’s role in screening candidates for Hong Kong’s chief executive is intolerable. Uyghur scholar,

September 26, 2014 3:59 PM

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