Timmy Shen is a previous editorial intern with SupChina, multimedia reporter, and photojournalist who has covered education, ethnic communities, food, China and Taiwan. He obtained a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University in 2016 and he previously worked for Global Voices as an editor for the Chinese edition.
‘Critical’ journalism in China, explained by Maria Repnikova
Outside observers typically view China’s media as utterly shackled by the bonds of censorship, unable to critique the government or speak truth to power in any meaningful sense. In part, this is true — censorship and other pressures do create “no-go” zones for journalists in China, as well as gray zones that sometimes rapidly turn […]
The Rainbow Mountains are located in the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park in Gansu Province. The multiple colors were formed over the course of 24 million years when sandstone and silt were deposited with iron and minerals and pressed together.