Students from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMPStudents from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMP
Students from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMP

Southern Weekly censorship row escalates as staff strike, hundreds sign petition

Hundreds of mainland journalists and scholars sign petitions online to condemn lack of media freedom; some expect not much will change

Topic |   Censorship in China
Students from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMPStudents from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMP
Students from Nanjing Normal University show their support for Southern Weekend. Photos: SCMP
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