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  1. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Shanghai’s propaganda chief Xu Lin calls for tighter media control

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 03:20pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com As Shanghai’s free-trade zone aims to be a testing ground for unprecedented economic reforms, it was business as usual in Communist Party propaganda in China’s second-largest city. “Shanghai is at the forefront of the meeting of Chinese and Western thought,” Xu Lin, the head of the city’s propaganda department wrote in Monday’s ...

  2. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Beijing should 'restrain' destructive critics in Hong Kong, says Global Times

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 10:50am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com The Global Times , a popular Beijing-based conservative daily, has argued in an editorial that the central government should take measures to "restrain the devastating destructive force" of its critics in Hong Kong. "If it is not acceptable for Hong Kong children to sing 'I love the national flag' and national ...

  3. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Chinese writer Tie Liu, 81, held after criticising Communist Party propaganda chief

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 10:09am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Beijing police detained liberal writer Huang Zerong on charges of “provoking trouble” on Sunday after he reportedly criticised the Communist Party’s propaganda chief Liu Yunshan online. The 81-year old writer, better known by the alias Tie Liu, was taken from his home at around 1am, according to Huang’s wife. Police also took books, ...

  4. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Outspoken commentator Li Chengpeng silenced on Chinese social media

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 02:18pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Chinese top internet portals have suspended the social media and blog accounts of Li Chengpeng, silencing one of China’s most outspoken political commentators online. The 45-year old television celebrity and author of best-selling books has over the last years shifted from commenting on soccer to talking about politics, not shying away from ...

  5. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Sale of stake in outspoken Beijing News may turn it into ‘propaganda mouthpiece’

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 12:12pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Beijing’s municipal propaganda department has taken over a stake in the city’s outspoken Beijing News daily newspaper, ending a decade of partial ownership by the Southern Media Group in which the paper did not shy away from reporting controversial issues. The Publicity Department of the Beijing Municipal Communist Party Committee has ...

  6. News - China - CENSORSHIP

    Cirque du Soleil pulls Tiananmen image from China shows after 'collective gasp'

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 11:12am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Iconic Tiananmen massacre photo passed the censors King of pop show axes Tiananmen 'tank man' Cirque du Soleil has removed a photo of the Tiananmen crackdown from its show in China after surprising an audience of 15,000 in Beijing with the iconic "tank man" image, which remains banned and highly controversial in the country. ...

  7. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Lawyers and journalists debate tough new guidelines for online posts

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 01:08pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com China’s new judicial guidelines threatening jail sentences for people making libellous online posts have angered the country’s law practitioners and journalists. On Monday, the Supreme People’s Court and the Supreme People’s Procuratorate issued a joint legal interpretation setting out the terms of criminal liability for information shared online. ...

  8. News - China - CENSORSHIP

    Hunan censor tells of battle against pornography

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler Censor tells of battle against porn A month after Hunan's anti-pornography department busted a provider of indecent videos, provincial television got a rare interview with one of the officials in charge of looking through the seized material. At first, the experience was "awkward, my face and ears turned red and my heart skipped a beat", Liu Xiaozhen, ...



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