America doesn’t have a monopoly on paramilitary police harassing peaceful protests. But is China eating the West’s authoritarian lunch? Let’s take a look…
Oliver Stone urged filmmakers to confront controversial Mao Zedong’s controversial legacy. What do you think?
The publisher Reader’s Digest is accused of censorship after caving into Chinese demands to remove excerpts a novel. What do you think?
On the 17 December, the deadline for the first J visa for the New York Times’s China bureau expires – but will the bureau?
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – Tens of foreign correspondents are contemplating a grim holiday season this year, as China refuses any new visas – effectively expelling them from the country.
(BEIJING) – Executives at Jeep reacted swiftly today, after one of their vehicles ploughed into Tiananmen Square, killing five and injuring several franchises.
SHANGHAI (China Daily Show) – The first season of CSI’s much-anticipated ‘Shanghai’ spin-off has been cancelled, after scriptwriters failed to take into account a complete absence of crime.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – A new version of foreign sci-fi flick Cloud Atlas has been radically improved by China’s State Administration for Radio, Film and Television (SARFT).
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – China’s Party-watchers breathed a collective sigh of relief yesterday, after hearing that the latest Bond film, Skyfall – originally scheduled for release Friday – has been indefinitely postponed.
BEIJING (China Daily Show) – Reclusive artist Ai Weiwei has exclusively permitted a small team of 46 foreign journalists to interview him.