Posts Tagged ‘ censorship ’

The how and why of the Tianjin blasts

Aug 18th, 2015 | By
The how and why of the Tianjin blasts Ying Chan and Karen Zhang of the Journalism & Media Studies Centre run down some of the important early coverage of the Tianjin explosions done by Chinese journalists.

China’s unspeakable consensus

Jul 29th, 2015 | By
China’s unspeakable consensus A Chinese online publication published an investigative series on the ills caused by China's controversial Three Gorges Dam. The series was killed in under 7 hours.

HSBC story deleted from Weibo

Feb 10th, 2015 | By
HSBC story deleted from Weibo This post about a story from the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists revealing that the daughter of former premier Li Peng held millions in a Swiss HSBC account was deleted from Sina Weibo today.

Don’t Ask Why

Dec 3rd, 2014 | By
Don’t Ask Why This Weibo post asking why former leader Jiang Zemin visited China's National Museum back in October this year was deleted half an hour after being posted.

The dogs of positivity

Nov 25th, 2014 | By
The dogs of positivity Xi Jinping has called for "positive energy" about China's path and its present glories. But here's what a propaganda fail looks like.