The emerging use of artificial intelligence-aided analysis in public school classrooms has raised alarm. Last June, the Globe and Mail reported on public fears of a new form of state surveillance over facial recognition cameras trained to recognize students’ emotion at a Hangzhou high...
by Cindy | Feb 3, 2018
The Netherlands’ Groningen University has canceled plans to set up a satellite campus in...
by Sophie Beach | Dec 1, 2017
In the wake of revelations of alleged child abuse at the RYB kindergarten in Beijing, netizens...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 26, 2014
The South China Morning Post reports that writer and columnist Cao Baoyin was detained by police...
by Josh Rudolph | Sep 16, 2014
Amid China’s ongoing crackdown on terrorism, which has been focused largely on members of...
by Samuel Wade | Oct 7, 2013
This summer, a riot sparked by teachers’ efforts to stop cheating in the gaokao university...
by Anne Henochowicz | May 31, 2013
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. Central Propaganda Department: Regarding the recent spate of school indecency cases, the media should...
by Melissa M. Chan | Dec 25, 2012
Amid the recent knife attack on a primary school injuring 22 school children, Chinese state media say an van accident has killed 11 kindergarteners, from The Washington Post: Xinhua says an initial investigation found that the...
by Samuel Wade | Dec 24, 2012
Initial comparisons between the Newtown and Chenpeng school attacks this month tended to focus on the attackers’ weapons. Many noted that the 23 slashed in China all survived, in contrast with the 26 killed in Connecticut....
by Samuel Wade | Sep 7, 2012
Two earthquakes in south-west China have killed at least 67 people (as of 1:02 a.m., local time) and forced more than 100,000 from their homes. Xinhua described the damage and initial relief efforts. Sixty-seven people have been...
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