The Chinese government has always made painstaking efforts to keep popular ideology in line with...
by lisbeth | Aug 15, 2017
China’s population of internet users broke 700 million this year, and government reports...
by Samuel Wade | Nov 1, 2012
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by Sophie Beach | Dec 9, 2011
New York-based artist and musician Jie-Song Zhang is writing a series of blog posts and photo galleries for National Geographic exploring the underground hip-hop movement and youth culture in China. From the first installment:...
by Sophie Beach | Oct 3, 2011
Yang Lan, television host and so-called “China’s Oprah” gives a TED talk (via China Internet Watch) on China’s young, Internet generation and the role of social media in their lives:
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