Mary Gallagher, professor of political science, and Blake Miller, doctoral student in political science recently wrote an article for the Washington Post's Monkey Cage.

The article titled, "Can the Chinese government really control the Internet? We found cracks in the Great Firewall." illustrates their research using new online analysis methods and revealing cracks in the Great Firewall of China.

"Our findings suggest that information control in China is more varied and decentralized than we thought. … China's ability to control information is impressive, but decentralization makes the system hard to tightly control." said Gallagher and Miller. 

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