Badiucao: Yang Shuping’s Face Mask

CDT cartoonist Badiucao offers his commentary on the controversy over remarks made at the University of Maryland graduation ceremony by Chinese student Yang Shuping. Yang, who...

Badiucao: Two Years On, 709 Relatives’ Alliance Grows...

Wu Gan, the Chinese activist also known by the online nickname “Super Vulgar Butcher,” was detained two years ago last Saturday. Wu is known for his confrontational...

Taiwan “Very Disappointed” by Absence at WHO Summit...

In 2009, Taiwan was granted observer status at the United Nation’s World Health Assembly (WHA) on accommodations from Beijing as cross-strait economic relations were...

Tibetan Monk Dies in Second Self-Immolation this Month...

A Tibetan monk has died after self-immolating to protest Beijing’s policies in Tibet, the second such death this month. RFA reports: Jamyang Losal, aged about 22, set himself...

Minitrue: No Live Coverage of Ke Jie vs AlphaGo Games...

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...

China Promises More Research in Antarctica

Beijing begins hosting the 40th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting today. At the South China Morning Post, Liu Zhen and Kristin Huang report on the opening of the meeting, providing...