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One animal more equal than others; Li Wenliang’s Wailing Wall; June 4 and Hong Kong; sexual assault and power; nationalism and fake news Welcome back to CDT’s usually weekly updates, also available as an email newsletter via...

Minitrue: Do Not Hype Trump’s Coronavirus Diagnosis

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online.  Notice from the Cyberspace Administration of China: U.S. President Donald Trump has tested positive...

A Few More Facts about China’s “Fake News” Purge

For China Media Project, Qian Gang reports on the purge of four newspapers for publishing allegedly “fake” news about the concentration of wealth in the hands of the children of China’s political elite: The...



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