Li Wenliang was one of eight people punished by Wuhan authorities in early January for spreading rumors about the emerging coronavirus outbreak that has now been declared a “global health emergency.” Initially...
Public Security Bureau
by Grace | Oct 8, 2019
The Trump administration is adding 28 Chinese entities including top AI companies and state...
by Grace | Jun 1, 2019
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the nationwide, student-led democracy movement in China,...
by Anne Henochowicz | Nov 29, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
by Scott Greene | Nov 28, 2011
As China’s microblogging population continues to surge, with more than 300 registered users reported last week, Shanghai’s municipal government launched an official microblog on Sina Weibo called “Shanghai...
by Scott Greene | Nov 16, 2011
A 42-year-old man from Hubei province set himself on fire in Tiananmen Square on the morning of October 21, according to a British eyewitness who photographed the scene. From the Daily Telegraph: “The man did it right in...
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