Author: Anne Henochowicz

Anne Henochowicz is the China Digital Times translations editor. She has contributed to Foreign Policy, The China Beat, the Cairo Review of Global Affairs, The Postcolonialist, and Nieman Reports. She earned her masters in Chinese literature and folklore from The Ohio State University and in ethnomusicology from the University of Cambridge.
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Netizen Voices: Prisoners of Conscience Then and Now

A CCTV Weibo post about the 78th anniversary of the “Seven Gentlemen Incident” fell flat for netizens. The story of the Nationalist government’s release of seven political activists during World War II casts critical light on the mass detention and interrogation of rights defense lawyers and activists that began two weeks ago. On July 15, 1936, the

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Meme of the Week: Mom Is Calling You Home for Dinner

The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by Chinese netizens and encountered in online political discussions. These are the words of China’s online “resistance discourse,” used to mock and subvert the official language around censorship and political correctness.

贾君鹏,你妈妈喊你回家吃饭 (Jiǎ

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