China Current is an interesting independent media site. They asked me to write a New Year’s message for them. The original English is here and the Chinese is here but I’ll put the whole texts below It’s about finding the space between. It’s about navigating the seen and unseen hazards. It’s about defining the often..
I am part of a new ChinaFile debate here in which I argue that China is forcing brave journalists into more self censorship. My section reads: For much of the last two and a half decades, Chinese journalists have been pushing the boundaries—many going into grey areas, others stepping boldly into danger zones, others yet going..
I’m part of a rollicking discussion on ChinaFile on China journalism in the wake of the controversy over the remarks by Bloomberg’s chairman suggesting a pulling of punches and the subsequent resignation of a senior editor. The whole debate is here, and my part of it is reprinted below: Whither China journalism… The Chairman..
NEWS DOESN’T NECESSARILY EQUAL UNDERSTANDING: Reflections on China reporting at a time of transition
Here are my thoughts on foreign correspondence on China, as delivered to Hong Kong University. Click on this link for the text: HKU