Hong Kong Bans Pro-independence Party

Hong Kong has banned the pro-independence Hong Kong National Party (HKNP) in an unprecedented move that has added to mounting concerns over Beijing’s encroaching influence...

Minitrue: Do Not Report Hotelier’s Death by Torture...

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect...

Lü Pin: “MeToo”: From Butterflies to Hurricanes

CDT is reposting this essay by feminist activist Lü Pin about the origins and significance of the #MeToo movement in China, with permission from the Chinese Feminist Collective,...

Minitrue: Control News on Hunan Car Attack

The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been leaked and distributed online. The name of the issuing body has been omitted to protect...

CAC, Alibaba, Ex-Google Chiefs on China’s Internet

Last month, former SAPPRFT head Zhuang Rongwen took over from Xu Lin as head of the Cyberspace Administration of China, the country’s top internet regulator, as Xu moved to oversee...

U.S. Orders State Media to Register as Foreign Agents...

The Wall Street Journal reports that the United States Justice Department in recent weeks ordered two Chinese state-run media organizations to register as foreign agents under...