CDT Chinese last week reported on a notice issued by a rest home for retired officials that has been circulating online. Dated May 10, the notice asked “we will take all possible preventative measures to reject and return legal...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 9, 2020
Outspoken property tycoon Ren Zhiqiang went missing nearly four weeks ago, soon after the online circulation of an essay attributed to him which sharply attacked the official handling of the COVID-19 epidemic and especially the...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 13, 2020
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. Following the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan in January, and its subsequent spread...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 1, 2020
by Josh Rudolph | Oct 4, 2019
As anticipated, the Hong Kong government on Friday enacted colonial-era emergency powers–for the first time in over 50 years–allowing them to declare the use of face masks, paint, or any other facial obstruction...
by Samuel Wade | May 1, 2018
This is the full text of Peking University senior Yue Xin’s April 30 essay. For background...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 22, 2015
At China Real Time, Josh Chin reports on liberal businessman Wang Gongquan’s public...
by radish | Nov 10, 2014
The ongoing APEC summit is the biggest showcase for the city of Beijing, even the whole of China,...
by radish | Nov 7, 2014
China was recently accused of attempting to silence activists from reporting to a United Nations...
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