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Freedom House issued the following statement in response to Chinese authorities trying the activist Kwon Pyong for “inciting subversion of state power.”

Staff Editor

Recent U.S. moves toward a more traditional China policy are welcome, but not enough to meet the challenge from Beijing.

Senior Research Analyst for East Asia

2016 has been a particularly bad year for non-state controlled media outlets in China.

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Distinguished Fellow for Democracy Studies


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Research Analyst, Freedom on the Net

Madeline Earp is the Asia research analyst for Freedom on the Net, Freedom House's annual index of global internet freedom.

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Senior Research Analyst for East Asia

Sarah Cook is a senior research analyst for East Asia at Freedom House.

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China Report: The Politburo's Predicament

The Politburo’s Predicament examines the evolution of the censorship and internal security apparatus under the leadership of Xi Jinping and the overall degree of repression that has increased since Xi rose to power.

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