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Editor Position: China Digital Times (CDT) is hiring an English editor. We are looking for an energetic, self-motivated person with writing experience and an avid interest in China. The position is remote but we prefer...

China Digital Times – Editorial Internship (Paid)

  China Digital Times – Editorial Internship (Paid), Fall 2020   China Digital Times (CDT) is hiring editorial interns. We are looking for energetic, self-motivated people with an avid interest in China,...

CDT’s Top Posts of 2015

Once again, the world did not suffer a shortage of news coming out of China in 2015. CDT has...

CDT Reader Survey: We Want Your Opinion!

In order to do our job better, we would like to hear your feedback about what we are doing well and what we need to improve. Please take a few minutes to fill out the following CDT Reader Survey; one lucky participant will be...

CDT Needs Interns!

China Digital Times (CDT) is hiring summer interns. We are looking for energetic, self-motivated people with an avid interest in China, journalism, and online media. This is a part-time, unpaid internship with the potential to...

CDT is Hiring!

Project Administrator, China Digital Times The Project Administrator is under the supervision of the Project Director of China Digital Times and Counter-Power Lab, a University of California Berkeley research project.  This is a...

Welcome to CDT 3.0

Welcome to the new China Digital Times. CDT was launched in 2003, and since then has been aggregating and highlighting China news on a daily basis. Now when you visit CDT, you will see a variety of changes: – The front...

CDT Site Upgrade

Over the course of the next several hours, we will be upgrading the CDT website. The site will therefore be inaccessible for several hours (up to 24 hours in some places) while we install some improvements in both design and...

Vote for GFW Blog for BOB Award

CDT’s sister site, the GFW Blog, has been nominated in the Reporters without Borders category of Deutsche Welle’s BOB awards. GFW Blog is a Chinese-language site run by the China Internet Project at Berkeley. It is a...

CDT Network Maintenance

As part of scheduled network maintenance by U.C. Berkeley, CDT will be down shortly for several hours. Please check back again soon for news updates, and we apologize for the inconvenience.

CDT Upgrade in Process!

Dear CDT readers, As you may have noticed, CDT has run into a couple of technical glitches as we upgrade to a new version of WordPress. Most notably, our comments, tagging, and the CDT 公民博客网摘 features are not functioning...

CDT Launches a New Feature: From the Chinese Blogosphere

With the explosion of online content written in Chinese, and despite pervasive government censorship, an increasing number of Chinese netizens are expressing themselves on a variety of political and social issues. In order to...



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