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Thousands protest in eastern Chinese city over proposed nuclear waste plant

2 months ago
Sky Canaves
esidents of Lianyungang in Jiangsu Province used social media to organize and share information after rumors spread that a nuclear fuel processing and recycling plant would be built in the area, while authorities said no final decisions had been made.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.