Censorship Vault: Two Sessions Public Opinion Guidance

Censorship Vault features previously untranslated  instructions from the archives of the CDT series Directives from the Ministry of Truth (真理部指令).

Central Department: During the , do not investigate or report on any sudden incidents; do not hype the incident; do not question medical reform, the low-income housing, food safety, etc. Keep a reliable grasp on the case of the disfigurement of a young woman in Anhui; the case of a policeman in Henan whose stomach was cut open; the case of Baoding City, Hebei; and the case of Wuying, Zhejiang; do not report on individual cases of petitioning; strengthen propaganda. (March 3, 2012)

中宣部:两会期间,国内一切突发事件不采访不报道。不炒作王立军事件。不质疑医改、保障房建设、食品安全等问题。稳妥把握:安徽少女毁容案、河南干警剖腹案、河北保定案件、浙江吴英案,不报道上访个案,加大雷锋宣传力度。

Translation by Mengyu Dong.