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Press Freedom Threatened As Founder of ‘Apple Daily’ Arrested by Hong Kong Police

On August 10, the Hong Kong police arrested seven people, including Jimmy Lai, founder of Apple Daily, a Hong Kong tabloid-style newspaper. It is...

Bloomberg Fired Reporter for Writing Against Chinese Corruption

A newspaper is supposed to expose crimes and scandals. But Bloomberg apparently decided to look the other way and rejected a report that spoke...

US-China Media War: Beijing Expels American Journalists

China has revoked the press credentials of U.S. journalists affiliated with The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. In...

Most Chinese Media in the US Controlled by the Chinese Government

China owns or controls the majority of Chinese-language media outlets in the U.S., says a Hoover Institution study. Among the major Chinese-language media outlets, only...

China Releases Acclaimed Photojournalist Lu Guang From Detention

Lu Guang is a renowned photojournalist from China known for covering subjects like the environment, the economy, and social issues. In November 2018, Lu...

Why DOJ Charge Against Julian Assange Is an Attack on the Press

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) recently charged WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange with 17 counts of violating the Espionage Act. Many believe this to...

When Banning Fake News Is Even More Dangerous Than Fake News

Singapore has proposed a fake news bill, which, if passed, has the potential to severely curtail free speech in the region. People with opinions...

Foreign Media Excluded From China’s 19th National Congress

Several mainstream media organizations were excluded from the 19th Communist Party National Congress held on October 25, 2017. The Foreign Correspondents' Club of China (FCCC) regards...

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