On Monday, state media announced the investigation of Huang Xingguo, the mayor and acting Party...
by Josh Rudolph | Dec 30, 2014
Following the official announcement of a disciplinary investigation into onetime top Hu Jintao...
by Anne Henochowicz | Sep 18, 2014
Update: The play on words in the blocked keyword “Liu Yunshan” is now explained. As of...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 29, 2014
As of August 29, the following search terms were blocked on Sina Weibo (not including the “search...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 20, 2014
In an extract from his book The New Emperors: Power and the Princelings in China at Inside Story,...
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