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  • James Griffiths is a reporter and senior producer based in Hong Kong. He joined CNN in 2015 and covers Asian politics, censorship and human rights.

    He is the author of "China's War on the Internet: The failure of Silicon Valley and the advance of the Great Firewall," coming Spring 2019 from Zed Books.

    Originally from the UK, James has reported on-the-ground for CNN from China, South Korea, Australia and Hong Kong. Prior to joining CNN, he worked for a variety of publications including the South China Morning Post, The Atlantic, The Daily Beast and GlobalPost.

    Follow: @jgriffiths