Guangdong Removes 866 “Naked Officials” from Posts

Friday, August 1, 2014

A Guangdong government investigation identified 2,190 “naked officials” whose spouses and children have emigrated abroad, and 866 have been removed from their posts. Here are the feelings of the Chinese people.

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Following NFL Lead, Southern Weekly Hires Replacement Editors and Journalists

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Southern Weekly

GUANGZHOU — In response to the recent strike by Southern Weekly employees over heavy-handed censorship at the newspaper, the Guangdong provincial propaganda department announced that it has filled the vacancies with replacement editors and journalists.

Deputy Chief of the Propaganda Department of Guangdong Province Zhu Yanfeng assured reporters that he would not allow this “illegal and unconstitutional stoppage of work” to affect the publication of the newspaper or the quality that readers have come to expect from it.

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