Movie theaters in China are being ordered to screen patriotic films with titles like “The Sacrifice” and “The Red Sun.” Elementary students in some cities…View More ‘Follow the Party Forever’: China Plans a Communist Birthday Bash
HONG KONG — Jimmy Lai, a pro-democracy media figure, and several of Hong Kong’s most prominent opposition campaigners were sentenced on Friday to prison terms…View More Hong Kong Sentences Jimmy Lai, Other Pro-Democracy Figures, to Prison
HONG KONG — Political opposition has been quashed. Free speech has been stifled. The independent court system may be next. But while Hong Kong’s top…View More With a Big Tax Break, Hong Kong Tries to Soothe the Rich
In Beijing, the vaccinated qualify for buy-one-get-one-free ice cream cones. In northern Gansu Province, a county government published a 20-stanza poem extolling the virtues of…View More China’s Covid-19 Vaccination Drive Includes Free Ice Cream
In one scene, Uyghur women are seen dancing in a rousing Bollywood style face-off with a group of Uyghur men. In another, a Kazakh man…View More China Tries to Counter Xinjiang Backlash With … a Musical?
For 27 days, they searched for clues in Wuhan, visiting hospitals, live animal markets and government laboratories, conducting interviews and pressing Chinese officials for data,…View More Coronavirus Origins Remain Unclear in W.H.O.-China Inquiry
President Biden wants to forge an “alliance of democracies.” China wants to make clear that it has alliances of its own. Only days after a…View More An Alliance of Autocracies? China Wants to Lead a New World Order.
WASHINGTON — At the end of a winding answer on Thursday about competing with China and about his relationship with Xi Jinping, a man he…View More Biden Defines His Underlying Challenge With China: ‘Prove Democracy Works’
Since taking office nearly two months ago, the Biden administration has been a whirlwind of activity in reforming and revisiting almost every key problem area…View More Mr. Biden, Enough With the Tough Talk on China
The extraordinary rancor aired by China’s top diplomats in Alaska was a manifestation of a newly combative and unapologetic China, one increasingly unbowed by diplomatic…View More China’s Sharp Words in Alaska Signal its More Confident Posture