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Lucas Niewenhuis

Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.

JD’s Richard Liu faces rape lawsuit

JD.com, China’s number two ecommerce company, made headlines last year in September, when founding CEO Richard Liu…

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Who owns Huawei? Not its employees, says research paper

Huawei’s 2018 Annual Report states that Huawei…

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‘Automated racism’ — facial recognition software targets Uyghurs

In a front-page story in today’s New York Times print edition (link to newspaper front; 

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Chinese employers might not favor U.S. university graduates

Inside Higher Ed reports that companies in…

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Hype and reality in Chinese artificial intelligence

In MIT Technology Review, Jeff Ding shares five takeaways from his experience writing about and translating Chinese-language…

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Chinese trespasser at Mar-a-Lago was going to Cindy Yang event

A few weeks ago, it was revealed that a Chinese businesswoman named Cindy Yang (Yáng Lì 杨莅), who…

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The day in Sino-American hostilities

Exactly 265 days ago, the Trump administration imposed large-scale tariffs on China,…

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1.5 million Muslims are in China’s camps — scholar

Adrian Zenz is a researcher at the European School of Culture and Theology in Korntal, Germany. Last year, he…

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Is Google still developing a censored search engine for China?

One of the biggest stories about technology and China last year was the revelation…

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An underwhelming trade deal forms

The New York Times and Wall Street Journal

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Trade war update: Lighthizer testifies, ‘much still needs to be done’

Since a January 31 tweet from Donald Trump that emphasized, “No final deal will be made until my…

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U.K. and Germany not aligned with U.S. on Huawei ban

Since 2012 the U.S. has effectively shut Huawei out of the American market. More recently, the Trump…

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Huawei and Pacific Reset update

The top three stories today from the U.S.-China trade war, or tech cold war, or what we…

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Swedish ambassador to China under investigation after bizarre incident recounted by Angela Gui

Swedish citizen and seller of books that Chinese leader Xi Jinping doesn’t like, Guì Mǐnhǎi 桂敏海, was…

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‘Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj’ highlights China’s #MeToo movement, online censorship, and Uyghur repression

In the first episode of its second season, Netflix’s current events and culture satire show Patriot Act with Hasan…

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