As part of increased security measures enacted in response to a series of recent violent attacks...
by Josh Rudolph | Jun 18, 2014
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | May 12, 2014
A wave of increased security measures continued this week with the introduction of armed...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 24, 2012
Initial comparisons between the Newtown and Chenpeng school attacks this month tended to focus on the attackers’ weapons. Many noted that the 23 slashed in China all survived, in contrast with the 26 killed in Connecticut....
by Sophie Beach | Dec 15, 2012
On Friday in Henan Province, a man walked into a primary school and stabbed 22 children. None were killed. The same day, in Newtown, Connecticut, a man armed with at least three semi-automatic weapons shot his way into an...
by Sophie Beach | Jun 1, 2010
From the New York Times: A security guard apparently angered by a court-imposed divorce settlement shot and killed three people and wounded three others at a courthouse in Hunan Province before turning the weapon on himself, the...
by Sophie Beach | Oct 13, 2008
The Wall Street Journal has a report about the rising gun culture in China: China may be freer from gun crime than many nations, and official statistics show overall crime on a continuous down trend. Yet, these days, reports...
by Sophia Cao | Jan 14, 2008
“Chinese hunting parks dream of looser gun control:”
by Mo Ming | Apr 18, 2007
From China in Transition: The massacre at the Virginia Tech that left 33 people died has been one of the most discussed incidents among Chinese Internet users in the past 24 hours. Besides hundreds of comments expressing shock over the rampage and condolence for the victims, a large portion of the discussion touched on the […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – US sharply criticises China in annual human rights review, the Biden administration’s first public assessment of Beijing’s record
- New York Times – How China’s Outrage Machine Kicked Up a Storm Over H&M
- HRW – People in China Left Wondering, ‘What Happened in Xinjiang?’
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers
- Mind Matters – For Five Days There Was Free Expression in China