Sensitive: Cutlassfish Zhou, Textbook Revenue, More...

As of February 27, the following search terms are blocked on Weibo (not including the “search for user” function). Zhou Xiaoping: In October 2014, Xi Jinping praised patriotic ...

U.S. Presses China on Technology Rules

China’s pursuit of full-spectrum digital control over the past year has involved promotion of new international norms on “Internet sovereignty,” tightened...

Minitrue: Tamp Down Hong Kong-Mainland Tension

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect...

Writer Tie Liu Given Suspended Sentence

Writer and publisher Tie Liu has been convicted of operating an illegal business after publishing the accounts of people persecuted as “rightists” under Mao Zedong....

Slogan of the Week: Five Nos

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 words of...

Chen Guangcheng Says U.S. Officials “Gave In” to China...

Following legal activist Chen Guangcheng’s escape from house arrest and subsequent stay in the U.S. embassy in Beijing in 2012, Chinese and U.S. government officials engaged...