Latest update: 09/01/2013
- censorship - China - CIA - Freedom of the press - music - rock music - US politics
'Bowie ch-ch-ch-changes back into a rock god'
INTERNATIONAL PAPERS, Weds. 09/01/13: A row over censorship at one of China’s leading newspapers has sparked unusual protests in favour of freedom of speech that are getting a lot of attention in the international press. Meanwhile, John Brennan comes under fire in Gulf News. And David Bowie makes a comeback after a 10-year break.
Some articles from today’s international press review:
NEW YORK TIMES: “Face-Off Continues Over Censorship of Newspaper in China”
SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST: “Southern Weekly protests highlight stalling political reform”
INDEPENDENT: “Signs of trouble to come for China’s new leader”
GULF NEWS: “Choice of Brennan a cause for worry”
INDEPENDENT: “Bowie ch-ch-ch-changes back into a rock god”