Wired Magazine profiles Alan Huang and other software engineers who are building the tools to help Chinese netizens climb over the Great Firewall: Huang has hunched shoulders and a round face thatched with bushy black hair; his...
by Liu Yong | Apr 23, 2008
From USA Today: If an Internet user in China searches for the word “persecution,” he or she is likely to come up with a link to a blank screen that says “page cannot be displayed.” The same is true of...
by Jonathan Ansfield | Oct 11, 2007
The latest incarnation of the one yuan bill, the fifth in P.R.C. history, went into circulation in 2004. The front of the note, like all others in the series, shows the face of Mao Zedong. The back depicts the fabled West Lake in Hangzhou, and normally it looks like so: [image: People’s Bank of China […]
by Xiao Qiang | Feb 10, 2006
From BusinessWeek Online: Net-savvy outfits are finding ways to let citizens see banned sites From an undisclosed location in North Carolina, Bill Xia is fighting a lonely war against China’s censors. From morning till well into the night, the Chinese native plays a cat-and-mouse game, exploiting openings in Beijing’s formidable Internet firewall and trying to […]
CDT in the News
- Mind Matters – #WhereIsPengShuai: China’s Star Tennis Player Went Missing
- The New York Times – China’s Silence on Peng Shuai Shows the Limits of Beijing’s Propaganda
- The Hindu – What happened to Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai?
- Vice – How China Managed to Wipe Out All Mentions of Its Most Explosive #MeToo Case
- WSJ – China’s Response to Peng Shuai Allegations Follows Familiar Pattern