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Tiananmen Square Activists Had To Be Extremely Clever To Get This Past China's Censors | Jessica Elgot | Posted 04.06.2014 | UK

If you wanted to mark the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in mainland China today, you had to be pretty clever about it. On Sina ...

On China's Twitter, Discussion of Hacking Attacks Proceeds Unblocked

Tea Leaf Nation | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK Tech
Tea Leaf Nation

Despite the evident lack of heavy censorship at this early stage, the volume commentary on this issue has thus far remained thin. While Chinese cyber attacks are deeply troubling to Americans, Chinese Web users must remain constantly aware of authorities monitoring, and sometimes deleting, their own words.

Chinese Netizens 'Slut-Shame' Singer and Model for Volunteering to Teach Poor Children

Tea Leaf Nation | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK
Tea Leaf Nation

It's not easy being a famous woman, especially in China. In a post that went viral yesterday on Sina Weibo, China's Twitter, Chinese model and singer Lu Jing, who describes herself as possessing "the most beautiful natural breasts in China".

Japanese Porn Star Attempts To Spread The Love Between China And Japan..

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK

A Japanese porn actress who attempted to pour oil on the troubled waters of the East China Sea - using social media to plead for calm over China and J...

Can Online Protests Change China?

Tea Leaf Nation | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK
Tea Leaf Nation

By David Wertime, Tea Leaf Nation co-founder and editor What would a world without Weibo, China's Twitter, look like? It's increasingly hard to fath...

Why Did This Man Deliberately Smash A £10,000 Bottle Of Wine?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 30.08.2012 | UK

A Chinese wine connoisseur has brought a new meaning to getting smashed - by throwing a £10,000 bottle of French wine on the floor at a high-end wine...