PRC Investment in Europe Raises Concerns

As Beijing continues its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and global influence campaign, criticism has recently turned towards Chinese investment in Europe, with leaders debating...

Minitrue: Stop Showing “Amazing China” Film...

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. Urgent notice from the Central Propaganda Department:...

Translation: Open Letter on PKU #MeToo Case

Gao Yan was a Chinese literature student at Peking University who killed herself in 1998 after her alleged rape by now former professor Shen Yang. Her case, The New York Times reported...

Weibo’s Gay Content Ban U-turn—a Limited Victory?...

On Monday, Chinese microblogging platform Weibo cancelled plans, announced four days previously, to "clean up" content related to homosexuality alongside that involving...

FP: CCP Setting Up “Cells” at Foreign Universities...

At Foreign Policy, Bethany Allen-Ebrahimian this week reported on efforts by the Communist Party of China to encourage students and visiting scholars to set up Party branches at...

Minitrue: University WeChat Group Management Notice...

The following censorship instructions, issued by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. Forwarded request from Wuhan University to campus group hosts:...