For The Committee to Protect Journalists

After nearly two decades in the newsroom, Chinese journalist Liu Jianfeng (@去V的刘建锋) left his job in the investigative unit of the Economic Observer. CENSORED, documents how technology and new media have helped Liu's fight for freedom and truth in China. However, even with the aid of the new technology, the tightly controlled veil of harmony of China's Communist Party has pushed him out of the system.

This video part of CPJ's special report "Challenge in China." See the full report here

Produced and narrated by JONAH M. KESSEL
Sichuan earthquake photography by GILLES SABRIE
Music by RHIAN SHEEHAN, "Still"
Music by KEITH KENNIFF, "Halving the Compass"
Production assistant and translation by ADAM WU
Wukan, Southern Weekend protest,Hebei & Beijing cinematography & photography by JONAH M. KESSEL

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