Posts Tagged ‘ Global Times ’

Clearing the Air

Jan 13th, 2017 | By
Clearing the Air Facing a mixed picture for China’s economy and other nagging issues, the government is going on the offensive, pushing out negative voices in favor of “authoritative” official information.


Time to “De-deify” the West?

Oct 18th, 2016 | By
Time to “De-deify” the West? The populist Global Times newspaper argued in an op-ed yesterday that the presidential election in the United States exposes the lie of Western press neutrality. For the Chinese Communist Party, it’s a story as old as the hills.


Uneasy Silence Follows Journalist’s Arrest

Sep 8th, 2015 | By
Uneasy Silence Follows Journalist’s Arrest It has now been a week since there has been any mention at all in China's media of Caijing journalist Wang Xiaolu, who "confessed" on national television on August 31.


China’s selective silence on Hong Kong

Sep 29th, 2014 | By
China’s selective silence on Hong Kong The day after pro-democracy protests spread through Hong Kong, China is making sure its own news media sweep the story under the carpet.