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Racism and the Belt and Road in CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala
February 23, 2018
Racism and the Belt and Road in CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala
What a controversial skit tells us about racial and geopolitical narratives in China.
Racism and the Belt and Road in CCTV’s Spring Festival Gala
Rising Outrage Over Duterte’s War on Drugs in the Philippines
September 12, 2017
Rising Outrage Over Duterte’s War on Drugs in the Philippines
A reported surge of extrajudicial killings victimizing children has exacerbated concerns about the campaign.
Rising Outrage Over Duterte’s War on Drugs in the Philippines
China’s Media Foothold Expands to the Gulf
April 04, 2017
China’s Media Foothold Expands to the Gulf
USILK, which provides Arabic-language Chinese programming, is just the latest move in China's media expansion.
China’s Media Foothold Expands to the Gulf
What Happens When a CCTV Star Curses Mao Zedong?
April 14, 2015
What Happens When a CCTV Star Curses Mao Zedong?
Is CCTV anchor Bi Fujian really in danger?
What Happens When a CCTV Star Curses Mao Zedong?
China’s Tiananmen Rocker Pulls Out of State TV Performance
January 21, 2014
China’s Tiananmen Rocker Pulls Out of State TV Performance
Rather than censor himself, Cui Jian chose to not perform at all.
China’s Tiananmen Rocker Pulls Out of State TV Performance
After Shanghai Disappears Under a Blanket of Smog, State Media Touts It as a “Defensive Advantage”
December 10, 2013
After Shanghai Disappears Under a Blanket of Smog, State Media Touts It as a “Defensive Advantage”
Severe air pollution brings China’s financial hub to its knees as news outlets criticized over positive coverage.
After Shanghai Disappears Under a Blanket of Smog, State Media Touts It as a “Defensive Advantage”
CCTV’s Misguided Starbucks Exposé
October 22, 2013
CCTV’s Misguided Starbucks Exposé
China’s state broadcaster comes under fire after it attempts to call out the coffee giant on its pricing.
CCTV’s Misguided Starbucks Exposé
China's Disappointing
February 21, 2012
China's Disappointing "Face"
Did a former newscaster overstep the mark by endorsing health products in a news-style internet ad?
China's Disappointing "Face"
November 08, 2010
China's Rare Earth Own Goal
The decision by China to restrict exports of rare earth metals looks like a diplomatic and economic mistake.
China's Rare Earth Own Goal
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