Washington Post China correspondent // 华盛顿邮报驻华记者施家曦
"The decision by the companies to finger a powerful government as responsible — something companies once shied away from — was seen as an indicator of increasing assertiveness by Silicon Valley." https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/08/20/after-twitter-facebook-blame-china-hong-kong-disinformation-governm ent-defends-its-right-online-speech/
RT @TamerELG: “He’s like a spoiled child.” Danish politicians react with shock and anger at Trump cancelling his visit over Greenland being…
看完这篇报道,我们切实体会到了西方媒体如何一步步断章取义,把白的说成黑的的“神奇 技术” 我想知道的神奇技术是怎么能在times square 轻轻松松地租个办公空间 https://twitter.com/pingroma/status/1163984504156852225
UIUC last year took out an insurance policy to protect against a drop in Chinese enrollment. "The University of Sydney is atop the list, with fees from Chinese students totalling $500 million dollars in 2017 — or one fifth of its total annual revenue." https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-08-21/australian-universities-too-dependent-on-chinese-students-report/11427272?pfmredir=sm
Facebook has also been running video ads for Global Times to convince Westerners Xinjiang camps are not human rights violations @rmac18 https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ryanmac/chinse-media-facebook-ads-xinjiang-uighur-propaganda via @RMac18
RT @tommycheungsy: 英國駐港總領事館職員Simon Cheng 於8月8日從香港前往深圳公幹,晚上搭高鐵回港,於約晚上10時告知女友正在過關,其後突然失去聯絡至今。 Simon 的家人曾於9日報警及向入境處求助,僅被告知可自行向中國公安報案。入境處與駐粵辦聯絡…
RT @ohanzhang: For @NewYorker, I wrote about a Chinese online publication where "post-truth" and monetizing clicks meet nationalism. https:…
Urgent race to develop vaccine for swine flu, a huge, murky oddly under-reported crisis @stmcneil https://www.apnews.com/32f84f66ce77415b96c4e90915cce6ee
UK expresses "extreme concern" about 28 year-old employee of British consulate in Hong Kong reportedly held by mainland authorities since Aug 8 https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/uk-consular-official-in-hong-kong-disappears-while-returning-from-main land-china/2019/08/20/ff93ce22-c304-11e9-8bf7-cde2d9e09055_story.html
RT @yananw: Hong Kong's "front line" protesters are exhausted, determined & angry. Authorities condemn their violent tactics, but mainstrea…
Good moment to re-up our story about the lengths China goes to to get Chinese to...not use Twitter https://beta.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/chinese-censors-go-old-school-to-clamp-down-on-twitter-a-knock-on-the -door/2019/01/04/1bd462e4-f331-11e8-9240-e8028a62c722_story.html?outputType=amp
RT @annafifield: Huge news: Twitter and Facebook have taken action against China for using hundreds of fake accounts to sow discord during…
RT @annafifield: The quantum revolution is coming, and Chinese scientists are at the forefront: China’s drive to dominate a field with big…
RT @Reuters: Brazil-born Elkeson included in China squad in landmark move https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-soccer-china-idUKKCN1V804X?utm_campaign=trueAnthem%3A+Trending+Content&utm_content=5d5914efa341320001ab50ec&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter
If business now shocked how Beijing became a muscular global power, clues are in the last major uprising, Tiananmen, immediately after which Boeing, AIG, USCBC offered MFN salvation. 30 yrs later, a reckoning. Great 1997 story on the China lobby: https://prospect.org/article/new-china-lobby https://twitter.com/gerryshih/status/1162946108953202688
RT @AP: Icelanders held a funeral for the first glacier to disappear from the country. It won't be the last: A geologist says all the islan…
Billionaire Swire summoned to Beijing Monday. "Merlin had to save Cathay to save Swire." Huge implications in this story for boardrooms worldwide, in long run arguably as much or more impact than even HK protests. @JournoDannyAero https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/transport/article/3023273/hong-kong-protests-have-caused-severe-turbulence-cathay
New Post story on younger China hands like Dem @elyratner = more hawkish @nakashimae https://beta.washingtonpost.com/national-security/generational-clash-emerges-among-us-experts-in-china-policy-debate/2019/08/17/25f024c4-c03c-11e9-a5c6-1e74f7ec4a93_story.html One thought: as China grows rich/powerful, young Chinese also more nationalist despite western "exposure," compared to older gen of immigrants. See Aus campuses past week
RT @LiYuan6: Are the Australian universities going to do something or at least say something? Or are the mainland Chinese tuitions too impo…
VOA calls Hu Xijin to ask why Fu Guohao, his man held at HK airport, didn’t have press credentials and rumors he’s MSS. Hu: “if your IQ is that low then write that. MSS doesn’t have that many people or money...it’s absurd” https://www.voachinese.com/a/China-global-times-editor-in-chief-talk-about-his-reporter-under-attack-in-hk/5044561.html
RT @sebastianveghk: Another interesting poll from CUHK/Mingpao -both police and protester violence excessive (68%v40%) -opinion split on st…
Hong Kong protest is an almost platonic ideal of an Internet-driven movement: democratic, transparent, anonymous, without heroes or martyrs. https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/without-heroes-or-martyrs-hong-kongs-protest-movement-faces-its-defini ng-moment/2019/08/16/d460ce74-bfe1-11e9-a8b0-7ed8a0d5dc5d_story.html
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/without-heroes-or-martyrs-hong-kongs-protest-movement-faces-its-defini ng-moment/2019/08/16/d460ce74-bfe1-11e9-a8b0-7ed8a0d5dc5d_story.html
RT @TMclaughlin3: The first major head to roll because of the Hong Kong protests is not from the government, but rather Cathay Pacific's CE…
RT @globaltimesnews: An insider close to China’s Ministry of Commerce, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told GT that specific measures…
New Post story on the utility and danger of the constant stew of nationalist outrage for the CCP @annafifield https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/chinese-youth-fed-officially-sanctioned-fake-newsvilify-hong-kong-peers/2019/08/15/a9e5bf4e-bf2b-11e9-a8b0-7ed8a0d5dc5d_story.html
CCTV anchor: “to some media in Hong Kong, just one sentence: “shame on you!” China now in state-backed feuds with: America, CIA, people of HK, some media of HK, Marriott, Versace, Cathay, Coach, Givenchy, Swarovski, Rolls Royce drivers, Porsche drivers, Apple, possibly Huawei. https://twitter.com/mjtvhopin/status/1161976068875718656
RT @niubi: The Chinese Communist Party prefers violence to perceived weakness. https://foreignpolicy.com/2019/08/14/how-close-is-hong-kong-to-a-second-tiananmen/ by @judeblanchette of CSIS
RT @annafifield: Hong Kong and Chinese authorities are trying to restrict the sale and delivery of protective gear like gas masks, goggles…
新时代中国特色社会主义主要矛盾 https://twitter.com/moonsusujiang/status/1161801442916614145
RT @joshchin: Here’s the shape of the world to come: Two countries that used to be models of web freedom in Africa have embraced China’s vi…
Can't decide whether @annafifield's PSB chief's Fashion Week wife in Porsche road rage scandal yarn (https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/2019/08/14/chinese-police-chief-sacked-after-his-porsche-driving-wife-explodes-road-rage-incident/) or the $125k PRC-themed Birkin bag being sold out (https://www.modaoperandi.com/rare-unique-vi19/hermes-special-order-chinese-flag-35cm-braise-shiny-porosus-crocodile-birkin) is the more "Most China Story Ever" China story of the week. Leaning Hermes.
Hong Kong protest movement tries to salvage public support after ugly mob scenes https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/hong-kong-protest-movement-faces-tipping-point-in-battle-for-hearts-and-minds/2019/08/14/0989c29a-be07-11e9-a8b0-7ed8a0d5dc5d_story.html
RT @annafifield: Among the items produced in China that Trump planned to add a 10 percent tariff to: Bibles. https://buff.ly/33AQTfp https:…
Minxin Pei lays out the doomsday scenario for Chinese intervention and urges Xi to avoid: HK citizens would treat as invasion, police force might rebel, business would shut, government would stop, likely high casualties and insurgency. https://www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3022555/china-must-pick-least-bad-option-resolve-hong-kong-crisis-pla
New David Ignatius column exhorting Dems to find a China strategy where Trump lacks one: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/democrats-need-to-stop-running-scared-on-foreign-policy/2019/08/13/92c525c2-bde4-11e9-9b73-fd3c65ef8f9c_story.html
RT @Birdyword: Police officer had his baton taken from him and was attacked with it. Drew his pistol and aimed at protesters. Astonished no…
Have a feeling in retrospect this could be a turning point for the protests: guy beating a Global Times reporter lying helpless on the ground with a US flag... in a mob at the Hong Kong airport. You couldn’t make this stuff up.
Complete pandemonium now as unarmed police try to enter the airport which has been barricades by protesters with the alleged mainland agent on a stretcher after fainting
Passenger at Hong Kong airport shows her boarding pass. She’s trying to scale over barricades of luggage carts and a human wall formed by protesters with outstretched hands.
And in Chinese. "No wonder, he's a Vietnamese monkey." Picture getting spread of Wong, Claudia Mo Denise Ho Agnes Chow as not Chinese but of supposed Vietnamese descent
Interesting pivot. After weeks of alleging CIA ties, CCP wumao trolls are now attacking Joshua Wong for being...Vietnamese. (Search his name+vietnam/越南 vv)
RT @globaltimesnews: The People’s Armed Police have been assembling in Shenzhen, a city bordering Hong Kong, in advance of apparent large-s…
World of Mark Buell, Dede Wilsey, Willie Brown's BMW, Gettys, Schultzes...a Pac Heights political rise masterfully told by @michaelkruse “Up-and-comers distinguish themselves by...[navigating] these political-cultural-philanthropic-community circles” https://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2019/08/09/kamala-harris-2020-president-profile-san-francisco-elite-227611
RT @suilee: Can you say Potemkin? ICYMI: Read this dispatch from Xinjiang by @ChuBailiang and @stevenleemyers China Said It Closed Muslim D…
RT @georgetoparis: Large number of Chinese armed police armored vehicles were seen in Shenzhen on Saturday. Chinese media has been playing…
RT @annafifield: For the *sixth* consecutive day, the main newspaper of China’s Communist Party has a front-page editorial about Hong Kong.…
RT @Steve_Dunthorne: State news agency Xinhua seems to have decided to join in with the doxxing and personal attacks on US consular officia…
The logic of WeChat censorship: account said to be shut down because censors saw in this pic subversive commemoration of Tiananmen (June 4 1989). You sometimes see these 8-9-6-4 flower arrangements around the date, always moving/fragile acts of memory and resistance https://twitter.com/newcenturybaopu/status/1159415163730059264
RT @gerryshih: China’s escalating claims of covert US interference in Hong Kong are not so much warnings at Washington but classic United F…
 
 
 
 
 
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