China: No 1 enemy of internet freedom or the global champion of online technology?
Cary Huang says while Beijing is desperate to tap the internet for economic growth, it is waging a war to control its open nature. In the end, it will succeed in neither
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.