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Interview with Björn Jerdén, Head of UI’s Asia Programme: Gui Minhai, the Confucius Institutes in Sweden, and the relations between China and Sweden

Björn Jerdén is the Head of The Asia Program of The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI). Björn Jerdén’s research focuses on the international relations … Read more

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Interview with Badiucao: the worsening of Hong Kong’s situation, #nnevvy, and the tightening of censorship amid the Coronavirus outbreak

Badiucao is a prolific and talented satirical author and human rights activist based in Australia. We discussed with him about the recent wave of arrests … Read more

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The #nnevvy story: how a punitive expedition of Chinese trolls on Twitter has turned against the CCP

The controversy against a Thai actor and his girlfriend turned against the Chinese nationalist netizens closest to the CCP while demonstrating the Chinese propaganda machine’s … Read more

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Interview with Guobin Yang: the role of the social media amid the Wuhan coronavirus lockdown

Guobin Yang’s study focuses on online activism, social movements, digital culture, cultural sociology, historical sociology, critical theory, global communication, environmental communication, media, and politics in … Read more

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Interview with Frode Z. Olsen, author of ‘Fighting for Two Kings’, a story of the Danish people in Hong Kong during the Japanese invasion in December 1941

Frode Ziebell Olsen is a Danish writer of novels and historical documentary books. He retired in 2013 as Detective Chief Superintendent after thirty-seven year’s service … Read more