The Great Fire Wall and the Great Wall

 I’m part of a China File discussion about China’s increasing restrictions on the internet, called “Is China’s Internet Becoming an Intranet?” The full discussion is here. And my contribution is reproduced below:     What matters today is not whether the Great Wall kept the barbarians out. In fact it did not; eventually they entered in..

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Elected to the Global Editors Network board

  I was elected to the board of the Global Editors Network at its 2014 Summit in Barcelona. GEN has as its mission “enabling sustainable journalism, empowering newsrooms and media innovators through a variety of programs designed to inspire, connect and share”. The organization brings together more than 1000 Editors-in-Chief and media professionals from all platforms, touching people..

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