Wednesday, April 30, 2014

June Fourth (六四)

Chinese journalist missing ahead of Tiananmen commemoration
The New York Times, April 30, 2014

六四敏感日前夕高瑜失踪已六日 母子俩疑同遭官方软禁 (Veteran journalist Gao Yu and son believed to be under house arrest ahead of June Fourth anniversary)
Radio Free Asia, April 29, 2014

Tiananmen Square: Chinese police try to silence 25th anniversary
The Telegraph, April 29, 2014

Society (社会)

China is hiding how bad income inequality is in the country
Quartz, April 29, 2014

See report:
Income inequality in today’s China
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, April 24, 2014


Over 27? Unmarried? Female? You'd be on the scrapheap in China
The Telegraph, April 30, 2014

XUAR (新疆维吾尔自治区)

China's president says Xinjiang is front line on terrorism, hails police
Reuters, April 29, 2014

Dozens injured as explosion rocks train station in Xinjiang capital Urumqi
South China Morning Post, April 30, 2014

Vietnam border shoot-out raises Uighur questions
British Broadcasting Corporation, April 29, 2014