China’s rising army of voluntary “5 mao”

Alia | November 17th, 2014 - 11:44 pm
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“We proactively do what professional 5 maos do, but out of our own will.”

Chinese general Luo Yuan’s battle on Weibo

Alia | February 24th, 2013 - 9:34 pm
Luo's Weibo profile picture

On February 21, high-ranking Chinese military officer Luo Yuan, major general, opened a personal Weibo account. Instead of welcomes, Chinese netizens showered Luo with bitter questions and criticism. The peacetime general’s hope to win over public favor is crashed completely.