The passing of a well-known newspaper censor in China reveals some of the difficulties Chinese face living under the control of the communist regime, and indeed the officials [...]
Dai Zigeng, the publisher that was reported to have resigned recently after refusing to reprint state propaganda, was honored with the 2012 Most Influential Person award at a [...]
Given the reality of the newspaper business in mainland China, the failure of the recent revolt against censorship by the staff of Southern Weekly could be predicted. The [...]
A Chinese newspaperman has penned a strenuous criticism of the Chinese Communist Party’s propaganda department, published in a Hong Kong political magazine.
The publication of a list of propaganda guidelines enforced in China sheds light on the operations of the usually opaque system of media control.
A well-known Taiwanese singer, currently in China, was taken away for a talking to by Chinese communist security forces on Jan. 10, after she criticized the regime’s control [...]
The Communist Party chief of Guangdong Province, which has been the site of protests about press freedom in China over the last week, personally stepped in to mediate a [...]
The publisher of a major newspaper in Beijing resigned on Wednesday after the publication was forced to reprint a propaganda editorial.
Scores of protesters amassed in front of the headquarters of the Guangdong-based Southern Weekend to support media freedom after the newspaper’s front page was hijacked for [...]
Editors in China are furious at a propaganda official’s changes to a New Year’s editorial at a well-known newspaper in the south.