The following essay was written by Huang Deng, an educated 46-year-old woman who married into a poor rural family. A PhD and currently the Deputy Director of Finance and Media at Guangdong University of Finance, Huang is also...
Voice of Voiceless
by Josh Rudolph | Jun 19, 2020
In 2020, CDT Chinese editors launched the CDT Censorship Digest series. The series will collect and quote from news and online speech that was censored by Chinese authorities during the previous month, as well as summarize...
by Josh Rudolph | May 14, 2020
CDT Chinese reports that on May 11, a woman from Wuhan publicly petitioned the municipal government to take responsibility for the death of her 24-year-old daughter, who she claims died of the COVID-19. The woman, herself a...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 20, 2019
Skeptical of mainland media accounts, human rights lawyer Chen Qiushi traveled to Hong Kong in August amid ongoing pro-democracy protests in the city. In one of his live broadcasts from Hong Kong, the 34-year-old said, “I’m not...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 1, 2017
After a deadly fire in Beijing on November 18, authorities launched a crackdown on unsafe...
by Anne Henochowicz | May 11, 2016
The open letter translated below was published by NGOCN on May 8, 2015, after the second draft of...
CDT in the News
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- Protocol – Censored word lists are ‘proprietary assets’ for Chinese big tech
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- Clearance Jobs – Biden Tasks Intelligence Community to Answer Wuhan Questions