The Washington Post has published a slideshow of images of the Three Gorges Dam, in the wake of the government’s acknowledgment that the engineering feat has also brought major negative environmental and social...
by Xiao Qiang | Sep 23, 2009
Scenes of the preparations for the military parade on the 60th anniversary of the PRC on October 1, via paowang.
by Xiao Qiang | Sep 15, 2009
According to Wikipedia: “Sun Yat-sen (pinyin Sūn Yì Xiān) (12 November 1866 – 12 March 1925) was a Chinese revolutionary and political leader. As the foremost pioneer of Republican China, Sun is frequently referred to as...
by Sophie Beach | Aug 8, 2009
Photos of local government office buildings posted by Chinese bloggers
by dwang | Jun 2, 2009
Major news outlets are marking the twentieth anniversary of China’s 1989 pro-democracy movement which culminated in the military crackdown on students in Tiananmen Square. CNN has a timeline which chronicles the movement...
by Xiao Qiang | Mar 16, 2008
Tibetan unrest has prompted the Chinese government to undertake its most comprehensive Internet censorship campaign in recent memory. YouTube has been blocked inside China, presumably to stop the spread of videos of the chaos in...
by Sophie Beach | Mar 15, 2008
Here are some relevant information about the Tibet protests. First, Xinhua’s account of the events in Lhasa: Xinhua, in Chinese, Saturday Morning 1:30 AM Responsible Person in TAR Says that A Very Small Minority of People...
by Xiao Qiang | Mar 7, 2008
According to the Guangzhou-based Southern Metropolitan Daily, more than 4,000 workers from the Fanyu Casio factory in Guangzhou went on strike for their wages on the morning of March 6, 2008. The authorities sent out anti-riot...
by Sophia Cao | Feb 18, 2008
A photographer from Haining City in Zhejiang presents his works of the countryside areas in Zhejiang on fengniao.com. Most of the photos were taken during Labor Day, National Day and Spring Festival in 2006 and 2007. Through...
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