March 2015

CMP's "news and analysis" section covers breaking news and emerging trends in the Chinese media and places these within a larger social and political context.

SCMP post on Guo Wengui wiped from Weibo

SCMP post on Guo Wengui wiped from Weibo The following post by the Chinese-language edition of Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post (SCMP_南華早報), which reports on corruption allegations against Henan businessman Guo Wengui… Read

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Fifty Shades of Xi

Fifty Shades of Xi The Party's old practice of demanding self-confessions to keep officials and citizens in line is enjoying a comeback.

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The “cancer” of all things Western

The “cancer” of all things Western The CCP is campaigning more actively against the ideas and values of the West -- "judicial independence," English learning, even Western food.

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The Remarks of Xi Jinping: hot, or not?

The Remarks of Xi Jinping: hot, or not? A new book, the eighth, by China's president is making waves in official Party media.

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Top official positive on “positive” media

Top official positive on “positive” media In an address to state media at the close of the recent annual session of China's CPPCC, standing committee member Yu Zhengsheng praises their cooperative attitude and "positive energy."

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