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:...

Report: Belt and Road Aims to Expand Beijing’s Influence...

Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road Initiative, a trillion dollar-plus, 65-nation trade and development program that was last year enshrined into the Party constitution, has attracted...

SCMP Confronted Over Forced Confession Coverage

In February, the Hong Kong-based South China Morning Post published an interview with detained publisher Gui Minhai in which he criticized Sweden, his other country of citizenship,...

Translation: Banned App Users’ Anthem Harmonized...

“In This World” was a song by Chinese singer Wang Jianfang. In 2017, the song was a top hit on many music apps. Focusing on the grievances and discontent of the lower class,...