A week ago, respected China scholar David Shambaugh published a provocative essay, “The...
Feb 10, 2015
At China Real Time, Stanley Lubman examines Xi Jinping’s assertion of control in the legal...
Dec 20, 2012
In partnership with the China Copyright and Media blog, CDT is adding the “Beijing Internet...
Sep 14, 2012
Xi Jinping made his first public appearance since the beginning of the month on Saturday morning, and Xinhua noted the occasion without acknowledging his two-week absence: BEIJING, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) — Vice President Xi...
Aug 16, 2011
China Media Project carries a translation of an article from the Southern Metropolis Daily [zh], written by fellow Zhang Ming. Zhang surveys the history of news dissemination in China, arguing that recent changes and the...
Apr 16, 2011
China Media Project Fellow Zhang Ming argues that China must learn to live with “extreme ideas”: “Extreme” or “radical” ideas are actually things you can’t put your finger on. First of...
Mar 21, 2007
ESWN has translated a number of documents concerning the dismissal of Renmin University Dean of Political Sciences Zhang Ming, who was apparently fired from his post after writing on his blog about disagreements with his supervisor at the university. The translations include Zhang’s original blog posting, titled, “Perhaps I might be forced to leave the […]
Mar 19, 2007
CDT in the News
- MIT Technology Review – Now China wants to censor online comments
- The Globe and Mail – Shanghai leaves lockdown after two months, but ‘zero COVID’ policy remains
- WION – Shanghai residents spent 2 months ‘locked’ up, but China bans media from calling it a ‘lockdown’
- The Independent – Shanghai prohibits media from using the term ‘lockdown’
- Guardian – Shanghai reportedly bans media use of the term ‘lockdown’ as lockdown ends