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China's military met with Zimbabwe army chief before coup


By Elizabeth Shim

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) and Zimbabwean counterpart Robert Mugabe (R) maintained close relations until the coup that placed Mugabe under house arrest this week. 311 more words

Surveillance Cameras Made by China Are Hanging All Over the U.S.

Company 42%-owned by the Chinese government sold devices that monitor U.S. Army base, Memphis streets, sparking concerns about cybersecurity

By Dan Strumpf, Natasha Khan and Charles Rollet… 2,624 more words

One Country, Three Systems and the Limits on Freedom in Today’s PRC

Written by Jeffrey Wasserstrom.

When journalists interviewed me during the lead-up to the Chinese Communist Party’s 19th Congress, some grew frustrated by my unwillingness to make predictions.  1,858 more words


Censorship and Alter-production

Written by Guobin Yang.

I would like to approach the question of Internet censorship from a relatively unconventional angle. While a great deal of research aims to find out what is being censored on the Chinese Internet, I want to borrow ideas from a remarkable article by the literary scholar… 629 more words


A Tale of Two Publishers: Is censorship the new normal?

Written by Kevin Carrico.

On August 18th of this year, news broke that Cambridge University Press was censoring over 300 articles from China Quarterly on its Chinese website. 1,455 more words


Developments in Chinese Media Censorship

Written by Jonathan Hassid.

Now that Xi Jinping has been newly inaugurated to his second term as General Secretary of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) … 1,127 more words


New (and Not So New) Trends in China’s Online Censorship

Written by Rongbin Han.

Scholars who study Internet politics in China have long recognized two important features of the state censorship system. First, it is highly comprehensive and sophisticated. 1,041 more words