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Tyler Roney

Tyler Roney

He has worked for numerous publications and media outlets in China as an editor and journalist, including China Radio International and the Global Times.

He can be followed on Twitter at @TylerRoney.

The Hong Kong Occupy Central Protests
September 29, 2014
The Hong Kong Occupy Central Protests
On the streets with the democracy protestors in Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Occupy Central Protests
Tear Gas, Arrests Mark Beginning of Hong Kong's Occupy Central Protests
September 29, 2014
Tear Gas, Arrests Mark Beginning of Hong Kong's Occupy Central Protests
The Diplomat's Tyler Roney reports from the ground in Hong Kong.
Tear Gas, Arrests Mark Beginning of Hong Kong's Occupy Central Protests
Trial Set for Human Rights Campaigner Guo Feixiong
September 10, 2014
Trial Set for Human Rights Campaigner Guo Feixiong
Guo Feixiong becomes the latest human rights activist to be tried for "disrupting social order" in China.
Trial Set for Human Rights Campaigner Guo Feixiong
The Beijing Line on Hong Kong's Draft Rules
September 02, 2014
The Beijing Line on Hong Kong's Draft Rules
Mainland media outlets are bolstering Beijing's position in advance of the Occupy Central protests in Hong Kong.
The Beijing Line on Hong Kong's Draft Rules
Beijing Indie Film Fest Closed by Police... Again
August 26, 2014
Beijing Indie Film Fest Closed by Police... Again
Even while Beijing seeks to pump up Chinese cinema, it continues to suppress independent film festivals.
Beijing Indie Film Fest Closed by Police... Again
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
August 18, 2014
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
Pro-government forces in Hong Kong are organizing their own marches in response to the Occupy Central movement.
Hong Kong's Dueling Protest Movements
Christian Theology: Made in China
August 11, 2014
Christian Theology: Made in China
Recent comments on creating a uniquely Chinese "Christian theology" come amidst a crackdown on Chinese churches.
Christian Theology: Made in China
Stop Predicting China's Economic Collapse
August 01, 2014
Stop Predicting China's Economic Collapse
Let's not panic about a Chinese economic collapse just yet.
Stop Predicting China's Economic Collapse
China’s War on the Internet
July 26, 2014
China’s War on the Internet
With more Chinese going online, the CCP has strengthened its effort to create an Internet with Chinese Characteristics.
China’s War on the Internet
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
July 18, 2014
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
BRICS is making some bold moves, and China is in the driver's seat.
China at the Helm of New BRICS Bank
Please Add Chinese Censorship to Your LinkedIn Network
June 13, 2014
Please Add Chinese Censorship to Your LinkedIn Network
In advance of the Tiananmen anniversary, U.S. company LinkedIn was censoring posts by users of all nationalities.
Please Add Chinese Censorship to Your LinkedIn Network
China Blasts US for Recognizing Tiananmen Massacre
May 31, 2014
China Blasts US for Recognizing Tiananmen Massacre
A House resolution calling for a focus on China's human rights issues has invoked the ire of Chinese state media.
China Blasts US for Recognizing Tiananmen Massacre
Philippines, Vietnam Reject Xi's Warning Against Military Alliances
May 23, 2014
Philippines, Vietnam Reject Xi's Warning Against Military Alliances
Vietnam and the Philippines are growing closer together over Beijing's claims and provocations.
Philippines, Vietnam Reject Xi's Warning Against Military Alliances
Climbing the Great Firewall Can't Help Chinese Journalists
May 16, 2014
Climbing the Great Firewall Can't Help Chinese Journalists
China has arrested journalists for their role in publishing pieces abroad, on websites blocked by China's censors.
Climbing the Great Firewall Can't Help Chinese Journalists
John Kerry vs. Li Keqiang: Africa's Resources and the Superpowers
May 09, 2014
John Kerry vs. Li Keqiang: Africa's Resources and the Superpowers
John Kerry and Li Keqiang's overlapping tours in Africa highlight their different approaches to the continent.
John Kerry vs. Li Keqiang: Africa's Resources and the Superpowers
Arrests, Censorship and Propaganda: China's Tiananmen Anniversary Dance
May 02, 2014
Arrests, Censorship and Propaganda: China's Tiananmen Anniversary Dance
As the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen crackdown approaches, Beijing's censors and security forces are kept busy.
Arrests, Censorship and Propaganda: China's Tiananmen Anniversary Dance
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
April 25, 2014
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
China's new environmental protection law looks good on paper, but will it be put into practice?
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
China's Latest Porn Purge Underway
April 18, 2014
China's Latest Porn Purge Underway
China's porn crackdowns leave major porn hubs unblocked while sites featuring user content face punishment.
China's Latest Porn Purge Underway
Beijing's Censors Ban Hong Kong Short Film
April 10, 2014
Beijing's Censors Ban Hong Kong Short Film
A short online video revealing Hong Kongers' worries for their future was banned by China's censorship bureau.
Beijing's Censors Ban Hong Kong Short Film
Wen Yunchao: 'Absolutely No Improvements' in Dissident Arrests Under Xi
April 03, 2014
Wen Yunchao: 'Absolutely No Improvements' in Dissident Arrests Under Xi
The Diplomat interviews Chinese free speech advocate Wen Yunchao about Internet censorship in China.
Wen Yunchao: 'Absolutely No Improvements' in Dissident Arrests Under Xi
China Dismisses Amnesty's Death Penalty Report
March 28, 2014
China Dismisses Amnesty's Death Penalty Report
China rejects an Amnesty International report naming China the world's top executioner in 2013.
China Dismisses Amnesty's Death Penalty Report
Gagandeep Bakhshi: 'Time for India to Pay China Back'
March 21, 2014
Gagandeep Bakhshi: 'Time for India to Pay China Back'
The Diplomat speaks with Maj. Gen. Gagandeep Bakhshi about India's response to China's growing military.
Gagandeep Bakhshi: 'Time for India to Pay China Back'
Change and Control in China's Media: Interview With David Bandurski
March 18, 2014
Change and Control in China's Media: Interview With David Bandurski
The Diplomat speaks with China Media Project's David Bandurski about the recent past and future of Chinese media.
Change and Control in China's Media: Interview With David Bandurski
China's Sudden WeChat Crackdown
March 14, 2014
China's Sudden WeChat Crackdown
A sudden censorship crackdown on popular social media app WeChat has Chinese netizens in a bind.
China's Sudden WeChat Crackdown
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