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China re-tightens restrictions in Wuhan, as China’s economy plateaus at ‘80% of typical output’

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Today in COVID-19 propaganda from Beijing

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China begins to report asymptomatic coronavirus cases

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Trump and Beijing de-escalate rhetoric, but the blame game is not over

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng Over the last two weeks, Chinese officials and various American politicians, including the president, have…

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China closes all movie theaters, reversing trend of reopening

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng Are movie theaters in China an unofficial indication of the country’s success, or failure, at…

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Basketball and hip-hop diplomacy in the age of souring U.S.-China ties and COVID-19

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng Tensions between the U.S. and China may be at an all-time high, but sports and…

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Preparing for the most important test of their lives during a pandemic

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng The gāokǎo 高考, China’s national college entrance exam, is administered every June, with nearly 10…

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American porn site removes Chinese keywords after user campaign in China, where it is censored

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng Pornhub has banned the Chinese words for “rape” (强奸 qiángjiān), “gang rape” (轮奸 lúnjiān), and “drug-facilitated…

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China bars foreigners from entry

From Xinhua News Agency: Xí Jìnpíng 习近平, showing some gray hairs, “delivered a speech…at the Extraordinary G20 Leaders’ Summit via…

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Europe stuck in uncomfortable middle between ‘America first’ and China’s ‘mask diplomacy’

Photo credit: A tweet from the President of the European Commission, which was featured in a People’s Daily article titled, Foreign…

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China lifts lockdown in Hubei Province except Wuhan, where restrictions remain until April 8

Workers disinfect a subway car in Wuhan, as authorities prepare to gradually resume public transportation and business activity in the…

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‘Mask diplomacy’ from Beijing to change narrative about COVID-19

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng As China emerges from the COVID-19 epidemic, Beijing is pulling out the stops to burnish…

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China expels American journalists

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng China expelled all American journalists working in China at the New York Times, Wall Street Journal,…

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‘Hounded out of U.S., scientist invents fast coronavirus test in China’

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng The ill-considered, badly executed Trump administration “crackdown on scholars with ties to China has triggered…

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China’s economy tanks

SupChina illustration by Derek Zheng The Chinese economy came to a halt in January and February, new data has confirmed.…

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