An online ‘love guru’ and a popular Internet comic brand have been silenced in China after making controversial comments on the country’s wartime past, as Beijing seeks to control history and build respect for "heroes and martyrs".

The popular blogger ‘Ayawawa’ fell foul of China’s web censors after suggesting that Chinese women used as wartime sex slaves by the Japanese Imperial army might not have suffered as much as the authorised version of Chinese history suggested. 

Meanwhile, a leading comic brand was removed from multiple online platforms for producing a video that joked about two Chinese Civil War heroes: Ye Ting, an army general, and Dong Cunrui, a model Communist soldier.

The removal…

To continue reading this article

Start a 30-day free trial for unlimited access to Premium articles

  • Unlimited access to Premium articles 
  • Subscriber-only events and experiences
  • Cancel any time

Free for 30 days

then only £2 per week

Try Premium

Save 25% with an annual subscription

Just £75 per year

Click Here: Cheap Golf Golf Clubs

 

Save now

Register for free and access one Premium article per week

Register

Only subscribers have unlimited access to Premium articles.Register for free to continue reading this article
RegisterOr unlock all Premium articles.
Free for 30 days, then just £1 per week
Start trial
Save 40% when you pay annually.
View all subscription options  |
Already have an account? Login

Login

Print subscriber? Click here

NewSimulationShoes News

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *