Category Archives: Wall of Shame

Global Times Calling Leni Riefenstahl

Through our unofficial sources, we have surmised that the Chinese Communist Party’s English Language rag “Global Times” might (or so we speculate) be interested in hiring a Western PR expert who is willing to whore his/her talents for the Ruling … Continue reading

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Overpopulation is a myth

Two years ago we took to task Western proponents of birth control who believe “something drastic had to be done” to limit China’s supposedly excessive population. Here’s a site that exposes the myths of the Culture of Death:  Overpopulation is … Continue reading

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Ivan has gone back to America

A while ago we lost touch with our American friend and co-blogger, Ivan.    And for some years we have known him to be secretive about his work. Over the past two years or so, he told us he had moved … Continue reading

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Russia’s “Tank Men”, 1991

This is a response to comment number 2 made by “Matthew Tan” in our recent post about China’s “Tank Man”. In his comment, Matthew Tan posted a link to a PRC propaganda video, a pastiche of several clips of video … Continue reading

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毋忘六四

No, there is nothing wrong with your monitor.  I have switched the background colour scheme of this blog from light blue to black as a sign of respect for those who died during the Massacre on 4 June 1989.  Lest … Continue reading

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China: What IS China? Here’s a new theory.

China.   You’ve heard of it.   And it is indisputable that “China is shaking the world”. But what IS China?   What is really going on in China?   There is no simple answer.    All that any Western journalist or PR agent can … Continue reading

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Global Times: The Implication of its “Split Personality”

Simon Elegant at Time Magazine’s The China Blog made some interesting observations about the new English edition of the Global Times.   His concerns are shared to some extent by my co-blogger Ned Kelly, even though Ned is writing exclusively about … Continue reading

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China’s “Global Times” and treason

Catherine and I have noticed that recently, one of the American leaders of the English-language China-blogosphere has begun to work directly for the PRC’s propaganda organs. We do not posit a direct equivalence between that American man’s life and the … Continue reading

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PR viagra cannot revive the limp Olympic Torch

Some of our readers might remember how, around this time a year ago, Catherine and I blogged voluminously about the bloody stupidity of China’s Olympic Torch relay. Now here comes news that the IOC has decided, belatedly, to jettison the … Continue reading

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Hillary Clinton insults China; Californian tofu-liberals agree with her

The Los Angeles Times – whom our friend Ivan expects to become a Spanish-language newspaper very soon- has said about Hillary Clinton’s recent bloody disastrous, preternaturally ignorant words to her Chinese hosts: She went too far in saying that human … Continue reading

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