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The VICE Podcast - Jason Q. Ng

This week we talk about information controls in social media.

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This week on the VICE podcast, Reihan Salam sits down with Jason Q. Ng, author of the book Blocked on Weibo, which examines the keywords blocked on China's most important social media site, Sina Weibo. Jason is a research fellow at the University of Toronto's Citizen Lab, where he studies information controls in social media. He is also a research consultant for China Digital Times and was a 2013 Google Policy Fellow. His writing and work have been featured in Le MondeTheAtlantic.comForeign Affairs and Tea Leaf Nation.