Southern People Weekly

Wire-tapping Wars: The World of Official Espionage

Before the Southern Weekly crisis broke out last month, one of the paper’s sister publications, the magazine Southern People Weekly, published a scathing exposé on the secret world of spying and backstabbing endemic...

The Great Leap From Myth to History

In an article for Asia Times Online posted earlier this month, Peter Lee examines the cooling prohibition on discussion of the disastrous effects of the Great Leap Forward. The collection of hastily enacted policies resulted in...

Now Let’s Talk about Chinese Journalists’ Ethics – Ulee Wang

From The Non-violent Resistence blog: (All links in Chinese unless otherwise specified. ) A hot debate going on in Chinese journalists’ circles these days: a prominent Chinese scientist lashes out against one Southern People Weekly (same family as the once-celebrated, now half-dead Southern Weekend) reporter who did a four-hour interview with him and wrote her […]



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