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China Announces Sweeping Expulsion of American Journalists

A series of escalating blows between China and the U.S. continued on Tuesday with Chinese measures including a sweeping revocation of press credentials for American journalists for three major U.S. newspapers: The New York...

Will China Ever Purchase a U.S. Media Company?

Following high-profile sales of The Washington Post, Boston Globe and Newsweek, Isaac Stone Fish asks whether prospects for a major Chinese media acquisition in the U.S. have improved since rumors of a Southern Media Group bid...

Ai Wei Wei, The Dangerous

Mark Stevens profiles Ai Wei Wei for Smithsonian Magazine’s September issue, and asks whether the dissident artist “is more than just a contemporary phenom”: So what is it about Ai? What makes him, in Western...

Washington Post “Caving to China’s Demands”?

Washington Post ombudsman Patrick B. Pexton has criticised the newspaper’s publication this month of a written interview with Xi Jinping, arguing that the Chinese government was granted too much control over its content....

China Seeks Facebook Stake, Hasn’t Blocked Google+

A source tells Business Insider that China is seeking to buy a substantial stake in Facebook: This source learned of China’s interest when it approached him to see if he could help put together a stake large enough...

Danwei: People’s Daily interviews Washington Post editor

From the Danwei blog: The People’s Daily’s Washington correspondent interviewed Philip Bennet, managing editor of the Washington Post. A transcript of the interview was published on the People’s Daily’s English website, with a quote from Bennet as the title of the piece: I don’t think US should be the leader of the world There does […]



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