The Great Firewall Gets Stronger: China Ramps Up Internet Censorship in 2017

China has been increasing Internet censorship over a period of years, and although the country has implemented blocks and one-off censorship events in the past it feels different this time. The events occurring, and the rapid succession in which they’re occurring, indicates the Chinese government is enacting an ever-increasing censorship strategy and continuing to tighten their grip on China’s Internet.

China increases censorship in 2017