censorship documents

What Chinese Censors Don’t Want You to Know

The New York Times has translated censorship guidelines issued to editors ahead of this month’s National People’s Congress and CPPCC meetings in Beijing: A portion was posted on the Internet, and independently...

Internet Censor’s Latest “Working Instructions”

The following “working instructions” contain two lists of detailed censorship orders from a government propaganda authority. Their contents have been posted on some Chinese blogs, translated by CDT: Work Instructions...

How to do Propaganda Work with Foreigners – David Cowhig

China analyst David Cowhig wrote the following summary of a 2003 Red Flag Publishing House book, “Practical Manual for Party Propaganda Work, New Edition”, [Xinbian Dange Xuanchuan Gongzuo Shiyong Shouce] edited by...

How to Do Propaganda Work for a Foreign Audience

In recent years, “external propaganda” (外宣) has become an increasingly important function in the Chinese Communist Party and government. From the Central Committee to every level of the Party and Government, external...



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