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WSJ reporter ejected for report on Xi’s cousin

Pictured: Ming Chai (image via The Age) In late July, the Australian 60 Minutes TV show and the newspapers The Age and the Sydney Morning…

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Episode 18: Leta Hong Fincher

Leta is a best-selling author, journalist, and scholar. Fluent in Mandarin, she is the first American to receive a Ph.D.…

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Chinese state media editorials, written by no one ever

What happens when you find your name attached to an editorial you didn’t write, expressing an opinion that isn’t yours?…

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Conditions are worsening for foreign journalists in China

Last year, foreign journalists in China saw the greatest level of surveillance, interference with sources, and visa denial or control…

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China’s alleged supply chain hack: Explaining the controversy around Bloomberg’s ‘Big Hack’ reporting

The smoking gun may be out there, or Bloomberg may be chasing ghosts. Either way, the damage is already done.…

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Xinjiang, and a journalist expelled from China

Yesterday, BuzzFeed’s Beijing bureau chief, Megha Rajagopalan, tweeted: It is bittersweet to leave Beijing after spending six wonderful and eye-opening…

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Re-education camps in China’s ‘no-rights zone’ for Muslims: What everyone needs to know

Update: For a more current look at the situation in Xinjiang, see our August 2019 article: China’s ‘social re-engineering’ of…

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Reflections of a Chinese reporter in foreign media

Illustration by Hannah Bae and Adam Oelsner / @eatdrinkdraw “I’m exiting journalism bearing no illusions that press freedom in this country…

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Who is allowed to report the news in China?

Earlier this month, Shanghai-based Q Daily was ordered to halt producing works of original journalism because it lacked the necessary…

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Chinese Corner: The decline of investigative journalism, slut-shaming of sexual assault victims, and students’ organizations

The decline of investigative reporting in China 深度调查行业的兴衰 By 楚团长 | 饭统戴老板 July 23, 2018 In March 2010, investigative journalist…

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Introducing: The NüVoices Podcast! Episode 1: News assistants in China

SupChina is proud to present the NüVoices podcast! In this debut episode, hosts Alice Xin Liu and Joanna Chiu interview two Chinese women…

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Zlatan’s $100 Million China Offer and Man U’s Chinese ‘Fans’…? Don’t Believe Everything You Read

The China Sports Column is a SupChina weekly feature in which China Sports Insider Mark Dreyer looks at the week that was in the…

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Journalists worry about the South China Morning Post

In 2015, Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba announced that it would purchase the South China Morning Post, often called Hong Kong’s English-language…

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How ‘self-media’ in China has become a hub for misinformation

Illustration by Hannah Bae / @eatdrinkdraw   As Facebook and Twitter attempt to combat the spread of misinformation, China is…

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BBC China editor quits over unequal pay

Carrie Gracie, a 30-year veteran of the British state broadcaster, resigns after pay revelations. She accused the company of having…

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