Liu Xiaobo, December 28, 1955-July 13, 2017

The Shenyang Justice Bureau announced on their website that imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo has died from multiple organ failure after being sent to hospital in...

Fear and Self-censorship at the Hong Kong Book Fair...

The 28th annual Hong Kong Book Fair ended in Wan Chai today. The week-long event fell short of its projected number of attendees, due in part to a tropical storm that led to a temporary...

Former Political Star Facing Corruption Probe

The Central Commission for Discipline Inspection confirmed on Monday that Sun Zhengcai, the former Party Secretary of Chongqing, is under investigation for serious disciplinary...

Bao Tong: Guo Wengui & ‘Chinese Characteristics’...

Bao Tong, once an aide to former CCP General Secretary Zhao Ziyang, was arrested in Beijing on May 28, 1989, just days before Zhao resigned in protest of Deng Xiaoping’s use...

Badiucao: Wicked Xi and the Poisoned Apple

China has been tightening up internet controls by targeting individuals’ VPN access and expanding its crackdown on the use of foreign social media apps. Meanwhile, Apple...

Speak Out’s Chengdu LGBT Conference Canceled

An event aimed at raising awareness of LGBT issues organized by advocacy group Speak Out (发聲) in Chengdu, Sichuan—China’s unofficial gay capital, also known as “Gaydu,”—has...