Patriotic Chinese film glorifiying Korean War sparks debate among Chinese netizens

A two-minute trailer of the film ‘My War’ has sparked bitter controversy on the Chinese internet. Its ghastly exploitation of recent military history and distorted patriotism is indeed unsettling. Featuring 24 veteran Chinese artists on a bus tour in South Korea’s capital Seoul, the young Korean female guide greets her passengers in a friendly manner … More Patriotic Chinese film glorifiying Korean War sparks debate among Chinese netizens

“Prettiest bodyguard” at the G20 summit went viral in China

A beautiful Chinese female bodyguard has become an online sensation after being photographed standing by the car of Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi in this year’s G20 summit. Exuding exceptional composure and charisma, the young woman of graceful demeanour won hearts of Chinese netizens and was hailed as the “prettiest bodyguard”. The identity of this … More “Prettiest bodyguard” at the G20 summit went viral in China

Unintended racism invites political correctness: Air China Media responds to racial charge

An ostensibly “racist speech” once again puts the race issues of the country under fire. Yesterday, BBC reports that an in-flight magazine on China Air includes racist comments that warn tourists to take precautions when visiting areas in London mainly populated by “Indians, Pakistanis and black people”. The article appeared in the last issue of … More Unintended racism invites political correctness: Air China Media responds to racial charge

“China did roll out red carpet next to stairs for Obama,” says Phoenix Media

The G20 Summit in Hangzhou has come to a close. However, disputes and speculations have been flying around media about a sequence of awkward incidents that took place on the arrival of U.S. Barack President Obama on Saturday afternoon. the airport clash has immediately seized the attention of China watchers. Media outlets of different interests … More “China did roll out red carpet next to stairs for Obama,” says Phoenix Media