Tribute to Oriental Morning Post deleted from Weibo

The following post by CMP Director Qian Gang (钱钢), was deleted from Sina Weibo sometime before 10:34pm yesterday, July 17, 2012. The post shares a number of important reports done in the past by Shanghai’s Oriental Morning Post, which is now facing disciplinary action over a report in May 2012. Qian Gang currently has more than 1.19 million followers, according to numbers from Sina Weibo. [More on deleted posts at the WeiboScope Search, by the Journalism and Media Studies Centre].

Let’s re-warm these old pages, and pay our respects to the Oriental Morning Post!

The original Chinese post follows:

重温这些版面,向东方早报表示敬意!

NOTE: All posts to The Anti-Social List are listed as “permission denied” in the Sina Weibo API, which means they were deleted by Weibo managers, not by users themselves.

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