Last weekend, tragedy struck China’s sports community after 21 runners were killed following a freak change of weather during an ultra-marathon event in Gansu. Among the dead was Liang Jing, 31, a champion athlete who had...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 20, 2018
Lhasa’s Jokhang temple, a sacred Tibetan Buddhist site dating back in parts to the seventh...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 20, 2017
This series is a month-by-month recap of censorship instructions issued to the media by government...
by Josh Rudolph | Nov 28, 2017
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Sophie Beach | Nov 27, 2017
A crackdown on unsafe dwellings following a fire that killed 19 in a textile manufacturing...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 25, 2015
An explosion at a Shandong chemical plant on Saturday has further highlighted safety concerns in...
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods