23 August 2017

It isn’t only the Chinese who chill academic debate

British academics criticising foreign censorship should look in the mirror.

14 July 2017

Liu Xiaobo: champion of change

His passion for democracy put many in the West to shame.

10 July 2017

The cultural revolution on Western campuses

The alarming parallels between today’s student censors and Mao’s Red Guards.

21 October 2015

This China-bashing exposes Britain’s own insecurities

Why Xi Jinping’s visit has prompted so much handwringing.

11 December 2014

Hong Kong: how the Occupy brand is killing politics

The Occupy model has been a complete disaster for repressed peoples.

27 October 2014

Hong Kong can’t dodge democracy forever

Mischa Moselle reports from Hong Kong on the ‘umbrella revolution’.

5 March 2014

Chinese education: few lessons for the West

Students in East Asia may be great at passing exams, but that doesn't mean their schooling is better.