Chronicling Free Speech With Mainland Chinese Characteristics
Saturday, August 23, 2014
On 110th Anniversary of Deng Xiaoping's Birth, Sina Weibo Censors "Deng Xiaoping Tanks"
The screenshots above were taken on August 22, 2014, and show that Sina Weibo did not censor sear...
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Global Times: Gao Zhisheng's "Name Is Blocked On the Web." Meanwhile, Baidu Stops Showing Censorship Notice for Searches for "Gao Zhisheng"
On August 8, 2014, the state sponsored Global Times published an editorial under the name “Shan Ren...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
China’s Real Name Internet Part 5: 2013 - 2014
The propaganda campaign launched in late 2012 coincided with the release of new regulations requiring micro-blogging platforms such as Sina...
Saturday, August 16, 2014
China's Real Name Internet Part 4: State Media's Version of Global Internet Governance
One common theme in the People's Daily editorials was that, when it comes to Internet regulation, "everyone does it" - at lea...
Friday, August 15, 2014
China's Real Name Internet Part 3: The People's Daily's 10 Days of Front Page Editorials
By far the most prolific publisher of pro-real name regulation propaganda was the People's Dail...
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