The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 16, 2013
At the Paris Review, Molly Crabapple and British author Warren Ellis discuss how the...
by Michael Zhao | Dec 5, 2007
A commentary from the Beijing News translated by CDT: From January 1, 2009 onward, pig farming will be banned in all of Dongguan City, a leading manufacturing base in Guangdong Province. A Dongguan official made this announcement at a working conference about cleaning up pollution from the poultry industry. Many counter the government decision, saying […]
by Gao Fei | Jun 8, 2007
The soar in the price of pork, along with other meat, this spring may signal the beginning of inflation, according to this story from International Herald Tribune: Few things are as essential to the Chinese as their pigs. From pork spare ribs and mu shu pork to char siu bao – barbecued pork buns – […]
by Sophie Beach | May 17, 2007
Two piglets compete in a swimming race, part of the “Pig Olympics”, by Natalie Behring
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