China’s rising army of voluntary “5 mao”

Alia | November 17th, 2014 - 11:44 pm

“We proactively do what professional 5 maos do, but out of our own will.”

Patriotism with Chinese characteristics: To love the country or the government?

Alia | September 12th, 2012 - 3:43 am

A recent patriotic declaration by popular novelist, Guo Jingming, has made discussions about patriotism in China reach a new high point. For most netizens, to love China as motherland or to love the China lead by the Communist Party is an easy distinction to make.