Sensitive Words: Pu Zhiqiang’s Detention, More

Sensitive Words: Pu Zhiqiang’s Detention, More

As of May 6, the following search terms are blocked on Weibo (not including the “search for user” function).

Pu Zhiqiang

Pu Zhiqiang (Zhang Chenchu Art Studio 张晨初艺术空间)

Pu Zhiqiang 

The rights defense lawyer Pu Zhiqiang was detained today after attending a weekend gathering to mark the looming 25th anniversary of the June 4th 1989 crackdown.

  • 浦志强+律师 Pu Zhiqiang+lawyer
  • 浦志强+失联 Pu Zhiqiang+lose contact
  • 浦志强+失踪 Pu Zhiqiang+missing
  • 浦志强+抄家 Pu Zhiqiang+search home and confiscate property
  • 浦志强+被抄 Pu Zhiqiang+be searched
  • 哈儿律师+失联 Lawyer Har+lose contact: Pu often refers to himself online as “Lawyer Har” (哈儿律师 Hā’ér lǚshī).
  • 哈儿律师+失踪 Lawyer Har+missing
  • 哈儿律师+抄家 Lawyer Har+search home and confiscate property
  • 浦+律师+失联 Pu+lawyer+lose contact
  • 浦+律师+失踪 Pu+lawyer+missing
  • 浦+律师+抄家 Pu+laywer+search home and confiscate property


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weibo-headBrowse all of CDT’s collected sensitive words.

All Chinese-language words are tested using simplified characters. The same terms in traditional characters occasionally return different results.

CDT Chinese runs a project that crowd-sources filtered keywords on  search. CDT independently tests the keywords before posting them, but some searches later become accessible again. We welcome readers to contribute to this project so that we can include the most up-to-date information.

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