WeChatscope is a research initiative at The University of Hong Kong's Journalism and Media Studies Centre. WeChatscope aims to make censored articles of WeChat’s public accounts in China open access by monitoring a list of selected WeChat public accounts and detecting removed contents. Learn more: http://wechatscope.jmsc.hku.hk/
Latest posts by Wechatscope from February, 2019
The second installment in our series looks at the most censored topic in the 2018 WeChatscope dataset: the China-US trade war.
Our team tracked censored posts from more than 4,000 public accounts covering daily news on WeChat. Here is what we found.