CDT is expanding its wiki beyond the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon to include short biographies of public intellectuals, cartoonists, human rights activists, and other people pushing for change in China; and to archive and translate sensitive essays. The wiki is a work in progress. Old Luo’s New...
Lunar New Year
by Samuel Wade | Feb 21, 2018
Last month, German carmaker Daimler repeatedly apologized for hurting Chinese feelings, disavowing...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 27, 2017
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 10, 2016
Sensitive Words highlights keywords that are blocked from Sina Weibo search results. CDT...
by Anne Henochowicz | Jan 26, 2016
Netizens are howling over the mascot for the upcoming CCTV Spring Festival gala, a monkey with a...
by Josh Rudolph | Jan 9, 2014
As the Year of the Water Snake comes to a close, the South China Morning post notes the...
by Samuel Wade | Feb 10, 2013
On Saturday, two days after his historic orbit-to-ground conversation with former starship captain William Shatner, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield sent greetings for the Chinese New Year from the International Space Station....
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Nov 16, 2011
For Nobel Literature Laureate, China Is Part Of The Past
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