What the Mainland Media Say by Cary Huang
Deleted Xinhua report gives rare insight into China corruption
By stating corruption is a systemic problem, article contradicted party line that it is all down to individual moral weaknesses
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.