Tag: china censor

China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers

Taipei: Ma Xiaolin frequently wrote about current affairs on one of China’s leading microblogging sites, where he has 2 million followers. But recently, he said...

No ‘Negative’ News: How China censored the Coronavirus

In the early hours of Feb. 7, China’s powerful internet censors experienced an unfamiliar and deeply unsettling sensation. They felt they were losing control. The...