This series is a month-by-month recap of censorship instructions issued to the media by government authorities in 2017, and then leaked and distributed online. The names of issuing bodies have been omitted to protect sources.
Activist WCDT obtained only a single directive in October, following a similarly quiet August and completely silent July after years of gradually slowing leaks. Municipal Cyberspace Administration authorities in Beijing ordered sites to “find
December 27, 2017