Stories about East Asia from March, 2017
More often than not, information smugglers prioritize things like click rates over hard-hitting public interest journalism.
"...it takes at least 10-20 second to access a page. Sometimes it takes more than half an hour to access some university websites…"
Philippines Offers Media Credentials to Bloggers — But Some Suspect State is Trying to Control Online Content
"when analyzed [in accordance with the guidelines]....it becomes clear that contrary views are unacceptable lest they be misinterpreted as provocative."
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These threats have led to speculation that Hong Kong’s pro-Beijing camp is fragmented and that Chinese President Xi Jinping is prepared to eradicate a powerful sector within the Communist Party.