Experts say 2011 has seen a sharp and worrisome increase inside China of a security tactic that a United Nations international convention has sought to outlaw since 2010.

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  • China’s Social Credit Score Blacklists Travelers For Bad Behavior
    Upstanding citizens have high scores, while others (public nuisances, dissidents ... four-and-five-star hotels, or making any luxury purchases. In the meantime, social credit crimes are made very public—a tactic the Chinese have been using since 2013.
    05/22/2018 - 4:44 am | View Link
  • WeChat begins censoring users ahead of China’s National Party Congress
    Elsewhere, WhatsApp may be impacted once again as it is seen as a popular channel for dissidents and activists ... Google and other Western internet services, China has increasingly cracked down on freedom of speech online in recent years under President ...
    10/17/2017 - 11:49 am | View Link
  • With Hong Kong booksellers silenced, China now goes after exiled dissidents
    The incident underlines how China's security services are determined to silence critics - even if they live outside the country -- especially if they write in Mandarin and take on China's increasingly ... of exiled dissidents - the tactic has been used ...
    03/29/2016 - 1:00 am | View Link
  • Missing reporter tells wife he's back in China
    Li Xin's disappearance in Thailand is the latest example of Beijing's increasingly strong reach beyond the mainland ... Beijing also has managed to have the Thai government repatriate dissidents and Uighur refugees. When a 16-year-old son of a detained ...
    02/3/2016 - 8:05 am | View Link
  • Are we fully aware of China's ChAFTA aspirations?
    Given that today the neighbourhood is global, it is increasingly obvious that this dream is heading towards contention for global dominance with the United States. If China is to successfully contend with the United States in this respect, it will need to ...
    12/1/2015 - 6:49 am | View Link
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  • Chinese intelligence activity abroad
    Method of operation. It is believed that Chinese espionage is aimed at the preservation of China's national security through gaining commercial, technological, and military secrets.
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  • Occupy Central
    Aver [] Burn This Book(2016/04/03) (Oriental Daily with video) April 3, 2016.Yesterday "Four-eyed Brother" Cheng Kam-mun published a Facebook post titled "The battle of the Hong Kong Public Library: spontaneously remove simplified character books from the shelves in order to resist brainwashing."
    06/15/2018 - 9:30 am | View Website
  • Gates of Vienna
    After being taken down twice by Blogger within a single week, we got the message: It’s Time To Go. Gates of Vienna has moved to a new address:
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