Famous Chinese Princeling Apologizes for Cultural Revolution
January 16, 2014
Famous Chinese Princeling Apologizes for Cultural Revolution
Chinese authorities tried to downplay Song Binbin's apology for her time as a Red Guard during the Cultural Revolution.
Famous Chinese Princeling Apologizes for Cultural Revolution
China Lets US Reporters Out of Limbo
December 20, 2013
China Lets US Reporters Out of Limbo
China has issued press cards to U.S. journalists, but media control still remains a top priority.
China Lets US Reporters Out of Limbo
Chinese Censorship Inhibits Relations with Japan
December 05, 2013
Chinese Censorship Inhibits Relations with Japan
A new Marxist program for Chinese journalists will damage perceptions of Japan in China.
Chinese Censorship Inhibits Relations with Japan
China to Foreign Media: Get in Line or Get Out
November 20, 2013
China to Foreign Media: Get in Line or Get Out
Chinese leaders are showing that they’re ready completely shut China off from the rest of the world (again).
China to Foreign Media: Get in Line or Get Out
Everything You Know About Deng’s 1978 Third Plenum is Wrong
November 10, 2013
Everything You Know About Deng’s 1978 Third Plenum is Wrong
Plus, Bloomberg News is censoring its China coverage. Weekend China links.
Everything You Know About Deng’s 1978 Third Plenum is Wrong
China’s Global War Against Press Freedom
October 23, 2013
China’s Global War Against Press Freedom
Beijing has long censored domestic news. Now the CCP is aggressively targeting foreign media.
China’s Global War Against Press Freedom
Wikipedia Refuses to Comply with China’s Censorship
August 13, 2013
Wikipedia Refuses to Comply with China’s Censorship
Plus, a Chinese cargo ship attempts to transverse the Arctic route to Europe. Monday China links.
Wikipedia Refuses to Comply with China’s Censorship
Why is China Censoring the Global Times?
August 12, 2013
Why is China Censoring the Global Times?
The state-run newspaper took down an article after it was reposted by a famous Weibo user.
Why is China Censoring the Global Times?
Has Snowden Killed Internet Freedom?
July 13, 2013
Has Snowden Killed Internet Freedom?
By ousting Western cyber-espionage programs, Snowden has severely set back the cause of Internet freedom.
Has Snowden Killed Internet Freedom?
Beyond the Great Firewall: How and What China Censors
June 11, 2013
Beyond the Great Firewall: How and What China Censors
New research provides fresh insight into how authorities censor social media sites, and what they’re after.
Beyond the Great Firewall: How and What China Censors
A Tenure Rejection with Many Implications
March 08, 2013
A Tenure Rejection with Many Implications
The denial of tenure for Dr. Cherian George has sparked a fierce debate about academic freedom in Singapore.
A Tenure Rejection with Many Implications
Ban Lifted on Vishwaroopam Film in Tamil Nadu
February 05, 2013
Ban Lifted on Vishwaroopam Film in Tamil Nadu
After ten days in legal limbo, action flick Vishwaroopam has cleared censors in Tamil Nadu.
Ban Lifted on Vishwaroopam Film in Tamil Nadu
Media Outlets Protest State Editorial on Southern Weekly
January 08, 2013
Media Outlets Protest State Editorial on Southern Weekly
In a bold move against censorship, Chinese media outlets are running disclaimers disavowing an editorial.
Media Outlets Protest State Editorial on Southern Weekly
India's Battle for Freedom in Cyberspace
December 07, 2012
India's Battle for Freedom in Cyberspace
The arrest of two young women over Facebook comments has renewed a much needed debate over internet censorship.
India's Battle for Freedom in Cyberspace
Vietnam’s Blogger Revolution?
June 20, 2012
Vietnam’s Blogger Revolution?
Vietnamese bloggers are increasingly driving the news agenda in the country. More robust reporting will be good for Vietnam’s development.
Vietnam’s Blogger Revolution?
Burma’s Media Finding its Voice
May 31, 2012
Burma’s Media Finding its Voice
Amid signs of reform, Burma’s media appears to be being allowed greater freedom. But there are still limits, says one journalist at the center of changes.
Burma’s Media Finding its Voice
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