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The evolution of China’s Great Firewall: 21 years of censorship

By Jimmy Wu and Oiwan Lam In September 1987, a Beijing laboratory sent what became China’s first email. The message, to a German university, read: “Across the Great Wall we can reach every corner of the world.” The development of internet infrastructure in the past few decades has enabled Chinese people to continue crossing the “Great Wall” […]