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China Media Censorship

These Vintage Propaganda Posters Show A Past China Wants To Ignore

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 05.16.2016 | World

Monday marks the 50th anniversary of the de facto beginning of China's Cultural Revolution, a 10-year social movement in which the communist country p...

Red Capital: Media Ownership and Self-Censorship in Hong Kong

China Hands | Posted 06.23.2015 | World
China Hands

While China has generally stopped short of direct state control or censorship of media, many suggest it has resorted to indirect and subtle methods to exert control over the Hong Kong media, especially via the infiltration of "red capital" into the local media system.

Journalists Manhandled In Hong Kong

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 10.27.2014 | Media

Three journalists were manhandled with varying degrees of severity amid the ongoing "Occupy Central" movement in Hong Kong, Reuters reported on Saturd...

China Blocks BBC Website As Hong Kong Clashes Escalate

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.16.2014 | Media

As clashes between pro-democracy protesters and police in Hong Kong intensify this week, the Chinese government has reportedly blocked the website of ...

Party Line, Party Time? The Dish on China's Press

Amy Wu | Posted 02.25.2013 | World
Amy Wu

Transparency is seemingly non-existent in the media universe in China -- but maybe, just maybe, that is changing with the advent of citizen journalism.

Hong Kong's Textbook Season

Amy Wu | Posted 11.19.2012 | World
Amy Wu

The protestors are back again, thankfully. In recent days the college kids have surfaced. They are pitching tents alongside concerned parents, and boycotting classes outside of the Hong Kong Government headquarters. Their presence is both a relief and a concern to the present state and future of Hong Kong.

China Uighurs Protest Coverage Shows Changes In State Media Blocks

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

News of Sunday's riots in Urumqi, the capital of China's far west Xinjiang region spread quickly on the Internet, where users posted amateur photos an...

China Censorship Software Law Draws Fire At Home And Abroad

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China is facing a storm of protest at home and abroad over new regulations requiring all personal computers sold in the country to include software th...

China Censoring Software Now Required Pre-Installed On All PCs

New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China has issued a sweeping directive requiring all personal computers sold in the country to include sophisticated software that can filter out porno...

China Bans Foreign Financial News Services

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China raised the spectre of renewed international trade friction over market access for foreign financial information providers as the government said...