Views & Analysis

What are the short and longer-term themes taking shape in Chinese media? We offer thoughtful and informed analysis from leading media experts.

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China’s corrupt media

Veteran editor and CMP fellow Zhu Xuedong (left) says China's media have entered an "era of corruption" and serious ethical problems should continue for some time. Read More

Views & Analysis

Why Southern Weekly?

CMP director Qian Gang explains why protests last month calling for freedom of speech in China began at the Southern Weekly newspaper. Why was the paper's New Year's edition so important, and such a point of contention? Read More