Chauncey Jung, Author at SupChina
Chauncey Jung

Chauncey Jung is a China internet specialist who currently works for an internet company based out of Beijing. Jung completed his B.A. and M.A. education in Canada (University of Toronto & Queen's), and has a strong interest in Chinese trends, technology, economic developments, and social issues.

Chinese kindergarten teacher, fired for being gay, sues to get job back

A Chinese kindergarten teacher who was dismissed last summer allegedly because of his sexuality has filed a lawsuit against his former…

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Even propagandist Eric X. Li falls victim to a new censorship campaign

The National Internet Information Office of China, the country’s top cyber authority, has launched yet another crackdown against online expression, with…

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Political vetting before college entrance exam? Officials downplay controversial announcement.

Chongqing Daily has been at the center of a controversy started by a news article (in Chinese) published on November…

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Brazilian footballer Diego Tardelli fined, suspended for ‘disrespecting’ Chinese flag

Brazilian footballer Diego Tardelli was fined 40,000 yuan ($5,734) and suspended one game for “inappropriate behavior” during the playing of…

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College student expelled after making negative remarks about Chinese patriotism

A Chinese college in Hunan Province has expelled a first-year student who made remarks critical of patriotism on social media…

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Didi reeling amid public anger after second female passenger murdered in three months

Over the weekend, the reported rape and murder of a Didi Chuxing passenger — the second such incident in three…

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Reddit blocked in China

The “front page of the internet” becomes latest site to fall behind the Great Firewall.     Reddit, the world’s…

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Report: Chinese university graduates only stay 7 months in their first job

And how was your first job? Statistics shows that Chinese graduates born after 1995 only stay, on average, seven months…

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Demba Ba enraged by alleged racism during Chinese Super League match

Chinese football authorities are investigating claims of racial abuse directed at former Newcastle and Chelsea star Demba Ba in a…

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Report: Average urban Chinese gets only 6.5 hours of sleep per night

The typical day for an average Chinese working professional in an urban metropolis might look something like this: wake up…

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Guangzhou Subway considering facial recognition for security checks

You walk through the door. Show the camera your face and a QR code with your identifications. A security system…

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Report: Chinese university graduates’ average annual starting salary is barely $8,000

A recent Chinese state media report revealed that the majority of university graduates in China have starting salaries of 4,317 yuan…

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Patriotic Chinese writer draws ire after trying to enroll her kid at an American school

Yuan Xiaoliang 袁小靓 made a name for herself by bashing democracy. In 2013, she called India a nation “raped” by…

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