harmonious society

Word of the Week: Harmonious

The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by...

Translation: “Chinese Dream” Campaign in Beijing

Xi Jinping introduced the “Chinese Dream” last December, after he became chairman of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and before he took on the Chinese presidency. He often dovetails speeches about the “Chinese Dream” with the...

China Slams UN Over Tibet Criticism

Amid the recent string of self-immolations in Tibet protesting Chinese rule, the United Nations’ Rights chief, Navi Pillay, critiqued China’s Tibet policies. In response, China has slammed the UN’s criticism and rejected...

Hexie Farm (蟹农场): The Loudspeaker

For his latest contribution to his CDT series, cartoonist Crazy Crab of Hexie Farm again takes on government propaganda by representing it as a bullhorn hiding a gun. “Great, glorious and correct” and...

A Woman Devoted to Harmony

Via CarrotNet: On June 16 at 4 p.m., the F exit to the Great Theater subway stop in Shenzhen was...

Word of the Week: River Crab

Editor’s Note: The Word of the Week comes from China Digital Space’s Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a...

What Hu and Obama Will Discuss

With President Hu Jintao about to arrive in Washington for a much-anticipated summit meeting with President Obama, expectations and suggestions for their discussions are rampant in the press. The New York Times reports that for...

After Long Ban, Western China Is Back Online

As CDT noted yesterday, Internet access was restored in Xinjiang after a ten-month blackout. The New York Times reports: The announcement was made in the morning, and many residents in cities across Xinjiang took the day off...



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