Articles On: Russia, Covid, Social Media, War, Apple, Morality Councils, Demographic Decline, Press Freedom, Shanghai, Hong Kong, and Chinese American Author

Sunday, May 15, 2022

ARTICLES THAT ILLUMINATE THE LACK OF PERSONAL FREEDOM AND POLITICAL LIBERTY UNDER THE CHINESE COMMUNIST PARTY.

 

China will boost Russia ties in military tech and energy, top envoy says
by Laura Zhou
via South China Morning Post on May 9, 2022

The PRC’s Ambassador to Russia pledges strengthen cooperation between the two countries “to solve the difficulties caused by sanctions in trade settlement and logistics.”


Xi Moves to Silence Covid Zero Critics in Sign of Brewing Tumult
via Bloomberg on May 5, 2022


Chinese Social Media Giants Launch New Campaign Against "Historical Nihilism"
by Joseph Brouwer
via China Digital Times on April 29, 2022


China is now openly preparing its people for a major war
by Jonathan Saxty
via Express on May 3, 2022


Developing Online Media Control
via China Media Project on May 3, 2022


Workers at Apple China Plant Clash with Guards Over Lockdowns
via Yahoo News on May 6, 2022


In China, if You’ve Got Mail, It Might Arrive With a Whiff of Sanitizer and a Covid-19 Test
by Wenxin Fan
via Wall Street Journal on May 6, 2022


As Beijing battles outbreak, China warns 'zero COVID' doubters
by Eduardo Baptista and David Stanway
via Reuters on May 6, 2022


Beijing nervously returns to work as China doubles down on 'zero-COVID' policy
by Eduardo Baptista and Andrew Galbraith
via Reuters on May 5, 2022


China to fight comments, actions denying its COVID response policy -state media
via Reuters on May 5, 2022


Why the Chinese government has embraced morality councils
via The Economist on May 7, 2022


China’s young elite are considering moving abroad
via The Economist on May 5, 2022


China’s Doomed Fight Against Demographic Decline
via Foreign Affairs on May 4, 2022


World Press Freedom Day: Hong Kong nosedives in press freedom ranking – below Cambodia, Somalia, Sri Lanka
by AFP
via Hong Kong Free Press on May 2, 2022


Has Shanghai Been Xinjianged?
by Li Yuan
via New York Times on May 6, 2022


In a One-Man Race in Hong Kong, China Is Guaranteed to Win
by Alexandra Stevenson and Austin Ramzy
via New York Times on May 6, 2022


China’s Covid Policies Have European Companies Wary of Investing
by Keith Bradsher
via New York Times on May 5, 2022


‘I’m Very Anxious’: China’s Lockdowns Leave Millions Out of Work
by Vivian Wang
via New York Times on May 5, 2022


Hong Kong tanks to 148th in press freedom as Beijing tightens grip
by Takeshi Kihara
via Nikkei Asia on May 4, 2022


Chinese-American author credits deleted from Zhang Yimou movie based on her novel
via Radio Free Asia on May 5, 2022


China's COVID-19 lockdowns are a symptom of deeper problems
via American Enterprise Institute on May 2, 2022