Beijing’s censorship has pernicious effects on artists and educational institutions—but abandoning all cultural ties would do more harm than good.
Historian Heather Cox Richardson charts the roots of 21st-century disinformation—and how American democracy began to falter.
But countering China’s growing regional clout is proving to be an uphill battle.
Local officials are inflexible about implementing Beijing’s orders.
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Jorge Carrasco is a Cuban-born journalist based in Brazil.