This series is a month-by-month recap of censorship instructions issued to the media by government authorities in 2017, and then leaked and distributed online. The names of issuing bodies have been omitted to protect sources.
Following an order in November to suppress commentary on the investigation of a former “Minister of Truth,” ex-cyberczar Lu Wei, a directive on December 3 aimed to protect part of his legacy. Sites and social media services were instructed
January 2, 2018