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China Cracks Down on Free Speech After News of Coronavirus Leaks

China Cracks Down on Free Speech After News of Coronavirus Leaks

China’s online censors began scrubbing social media and shutting down messaging groups after an uncharacteristic period of online freedom in January. Online discussions about the coronavirus and criticisms of local authorities’ handling of the crisis seemed to be unimpeded from Jan. 19 – Feb. 1, Reuters reported. This past week, however, the Cyberspace Administration of…

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