China’s Propaganda Strategy Overseas

Columnist Tienchi Martin-Liao discusses China’s worldwide propaganda machine.

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Cartoon: Speak

Mexican cartoonist Guffo writes, “Let the words fly.”

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Cartoon: Trump in Saudi Arabia

In his first international trip as president, Donald Trump visited Saudi Arabia and signed a 110 billion dollar arms deal with King Salman bin Abdelaziz Al Saud.

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Blocking Minds

Columnist Tarik Günersel discusses Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s visit to the White House, the blocking of Wikipedia in Turkey, and the resulting protests to fight for freedom of speech and information.

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Cartoon: Stateless

Anti-refugee and anti-immigrant policies leave many stateless in a world of states.

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SW Daily

  • Raining Snakes and Frogs

    Ukraine’s National Council on Television and Radio Broadcasting (NRCT) banned Ukrainian distributors from broadcasting TV Dozhd (Rain) in Ukraine, asserting that the channel did not recognize Ukraine’s borders. In short, it shows The Crimean peninsula as a part of Russia. Is it enough for restrictions?

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  • Some Notes on Translation

    “By adding to, subtracting from, and reinterpreting the original, the translator implies that he knows better than the original text knows, that in effect his mind is superior to its mind.” -Clayton Eshleman

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