As Beijing and Washington continue ratcheting up their rhetoric while keeping their eyes open for an opportunity to restart stalled trade talks, last week Fox Business News host Trish Regan and CGTN anchor Liu Xin took a Twitter debate over the ongoing trade war to the air. The two anchors squared...
by Sophie Beach | Aug 31, 2020
The Australian government recently announced that journalist Cheng Lei, an Australian citizen who worked for the official Chinese overseas broadcaster CGTN, has been detained. Elias Visontay and Helen Davidson report for The...
by Sophie Beach | Apr 6, 2020
From Narrative Consent to Narrative Warfare: China’s COVID-19 Messaging By Lukas Mejia and Marine Ragnet An official press release by the Chinese embassy in France recently stated that Chinese methods for containing the...
by Samuel Wade | Mar 2, 2020
On Monday, the U.S. State Department announced a cap on the number of visas it would issue to Chinese employees of five Chinese state media organizations in response to “increasingly harsh surveillance, harassment, and...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 19, 2020
The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday that Chinese authorities have revoked the press credentials of three of its reporters: Josh Chin, Chao Deng, and Philip Wen. Although China has repeatedly wielded bureaucratic delays...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 18, 2019
Much alarm has been expressed over China’s broadcasting of likely forced confessions aimed at chilling public activism and dissent in recent years. In 2018, Safeguard Defenders published an in-depth report on the methods,...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 1, 2019
Amid growing concerns over an expanding influence campaign being waged by Beijing through the...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 8, 2019
Beijing has long been known to tightly control the domestic media narrative, and also to limit...
by Cindy | Oct 3, 2018
Kong Linlin, a London-based reporter with Chinese state broadcaster’s English-language China...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 20, 2018
The Wall Street Journal reports that the United States Justice Department in recent weeks ordered...
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