“Hidden Ruler” Wang Huning Steps Onstage...

Of the five new arrivals on China’s top Politburo Standing Committee at last month’s 19th Party Congress, none has attracted as much recent scrutiny as Wang Huning....

Jiang Tianyong Sentenced for Inciting Subversion

Rights activist and former lawyer Jiang Tianyong was sentenced to two years in prison for inciting subversion on Tuesday, three months after what supporters dismissed as a “choreographed”...

Former Cyberczar Lu Wei Under Investigation

Former cyberczar Lu Wei, who previously served as head of the Cyberspace Administration of China, is currently under investigation for “serious violations of discipline,”...

With Basketball Players in Spotlight, Liu Xia’s Fate Unknown...

Poet Liu Xia, wife of late Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo, has not been seen in public since her husband’s burial at sea on July 15, 2017, except for a brief video appearance, and remains...

Minitrue: Follow Official Media on Beijing Fire

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...

Minitrue: Downplay Qingdao Murder, Daycare Abuse

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...