The HRIC Daily Brief is a daily selection of news stories and commentary related to human rights in China, drawn from Chinese- and English-language news and online media sources that we monitor daily. In addition to headlines and source links, HRIC also provides English translation of Chinese headlines.

Monday, May 08, 2017

Access to Information (信息公开)

China to further tighten its Internet controls
Reuters, May 7, 2017

China compiles its own “Wikipedia,” but public can't edit it
Associated Press, May 4, 2017

中国欲推出自己的网络百科全书 (China to release its own encyclopedia)
Voice of America, May 6, 2017

Electronic Frontier Foundation Warns on New China Censorship Tool
China Film Insider, May 3, 2017

In China, it’s the Party that keeps the boy band going
The New York Times, May 6, 2017