Video: Resisting Censorship, Scholars Send Letter to Sina Investors part of Govts use micro blogs to call for calm

Video Related To: Govts use micro blogs to call for calm

Source: China News
Chengdu : China | almost 2 years ago
As protests against Japan's latest claim to the Diaoyu Islands continued to mount across the nation over the weekend, many provincial and municipal governments are speaking through...
    • Clear
    • Share:
    • Share
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
    • Clear
     
  • Read full report
Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Also Attached To This News Report
Video Source: www.youtube.com

Resisting Censorship, Scholars Send Letter to Sina Investors

Follow us on TWITTER: twitter.com Like us on FACEBOOK: www.facebook.com Sina assists the authorities of Chinese Communist Party (CCP), censoring and blocking users' speech. Some experts, scholars and writers recently jointly signed an open letter to Sina investors, hoping the investors will reduce or not hold shares in Sina, for reducing the cost investment of Sina's censorship and restoring the information plate of the netizens in mainland China. In this regard, some related people believe that Sina deserves Criticism. The persons who are in charge of Sina micro blog deserve even more criticism. On the 2nd November, internet professionals Beifeng, economist Xia Yeliang, writers Song Shinan, democrat living in the US Yang Jianli and so on, wrote to the investors of Sina corporation, publishing an open letter in Chinese and English with joint signatures. The letter points out and appeals that Sina and Sina micro blog assist the CCP authorities in censoring and blocking users. They hope the investors will reduce or not hold Sina stock. In doing so, it will exert pressure on Sina, in order to make Sina and Sina micro blog return to the rule of clear censorship. Dr. Yang Jianli, Chairman of Civil Force organization, and one of those who signed the open letter, believes that as a listed company, Sina should not conduct such cooperation with the government. So he appeals to the investors of Sina to make decisions with their own conscience. Yang Jianli: "The contents of the <b>...</b>
Views : pending


Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.