The Chinese consumers are backing Taobao in its war with the government.
In many cultures, in rare cases would a child strongly oppose the idea of having siblings. But the issue is a very real one in China – resistant to a second child among families’ first child.
It’s red everywhere: red paints dripping on the floor, red color splashed on the wall, red dust in the air. This is China’s “Christmas village” in the southern town of Yiwu, Zhejiang province, thousands of miles away from the North Pole.
The current meme of reinventing red propaganda posters is part of this sub-culture of retro arts.
“We proactively do what professional 5 maos do, but out of our own will.”
“Nothing is impossible in China when it comes to corruption.”
“Weibo’s killer feature is worth no more than a pack of cigarettes.”
The arrests of liberal scholars in recent months plus this boost to leftist authors take away many people’s confidence in Xi being a reformist.
The Communist Part of China was once itself a fighter for democracy. Talking about someone who has become what he hates? That’s exactly the case with CPC.
Many Chinese mainlanders think about protesters in Hong Kong as a groups of unappreciative whiners who complain too much while already enjoying many privileges.