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Reuters is the latest foreign news outlet to feel the wrath of China's censors

Reuters became the latest foreign news publication to be blocked in mainland China on Friday, when the newswire’s English and Chinese-language websites became completely inaccessible to readers behind the country’s Great Firewall. 204 more words

Apple's high-stakes negotiations with the Chinese government could complicate Obama's tough talk on snooping

This post and its headline were updated on March 7 at 11:45am in Hong Kong, based on additional reporting.

US president Barack Obama was sharply critical… 1,087 more words

China’s Great Firewall -- And Poisoning Internet Attacks From China

By Adam Pasick

Software designer Craig Hockenberry noticed something very strange was happening to his small corporate website The Iconfactory one morning last month: traffic had suddenly spiked to extremely high levels—equivalent to more than double… 464 more words

China's Great Firewall is demolishing foreign websites—and nobody knows why

Software designer Craig Hockenberry noticed something very strange was happening to his small corporate website The Iconfactory one morning last month: traffic had suddenly spiked to extremely high levels—equivalent to more than double… 487 more words

China's Glorious New Internet Censorship Theme Song

In case anyone still has doubts about how bat guano crazy the government of mainland China is, this new song–a paean to Internet censorship–was introduced on Chinese TV for the… 320 more words

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Watch China's Creepy Musical Tribute to Its Online Censors

Is this a good song about the glory of online censorship? Or is this the greatest song ever about the glory of online censorship?

The ode, written by Wang Pingjiu, is a rousing choral tribute to the Chinese system of online surveillance and censorship known as the Great Firewall — and the government department behind it. 242 more words

Honesty, diligence, obedience: Why I support China's Great Firewall

Many negative reports have been coming out of China lately. A litany of scandals involving greed, fakery, adulterated food, callous drivers sideswiping pedestrians, and so on, have appeared in the Western media. 3,347 more words

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