How Invasive Is China’s Mass Surveillance?

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China’s government maintains a tight grip on citizens by closely monitoring their activity. But, how invasive is China’s mass surveillance?

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China Tightens Censorship of Electronic Communications
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/03/22/world/asia/22china.html?_r=3&pagewanted=all
“If anyone wonders whether the Chinese government has tightened its grip on electronic communications since protests began engulfing the Arab world, Shakespeare may prove instructive.”

In China, Beware: A Camera May Be Watching You
http://www.npr.org/2013/01/29/170469038/in-china-beware-a-camera-may-be-watching-you
“China is becoming a surveillance state. In recent years, the government has installed more than 20 million cameras across a country where a decade ago there weren’t many.”

ACLU: Orwellian Citizen Score, China’s credit score system, is a warning for Americans
http://www.computerworld.com/article/2990203/security/aclu-orwellian-citizen-score-chinas-credit-score-system-is-a-warning-for-americans.html
“Gamer? Strike. Bad-mouthed the government in comments on social media? Strike.”

China ’employs 2 million to police internet’
http://www.cnn.com/2013/10/07/world/asia/china-internet-monitors/
“China has around two million people policing public opinion online, according to a state media report that sheds light on the country’s secretive internet surveillance operations.”

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