The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Grace | Jun 16, 2015
2015 has seen a wave of strikes and protests by Chinese taxi drivers, including one incident in...
by Michael Zhao | May 3, 2006
From Xinhua News Agency (link): The State Environment Protection Administration (SEPA) of China vowed recently to tackle the serious environmental problems that may trigger mass protests over pollution. Mass protests of such kind have been on the rise in recent years, increasing at a rate of almost 30 percent a year, and they often occurred […]
by Xiao Qiang | Oct 17, 2005
From China Daily: Shenzhen government officials have been ordered to immediately respond to mass protests in person. By quickly and directly addressing discontented crowds, it is hoped officials can resolve problems calmly and defuse highly charged situations. The task is an important one for local government officials working to make Shenzhen a harmonious society, according […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods