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How WeChat Censors Users in America

A recent report published by The Washington Post reveals that the Chinese app WeChat has been censoring users living on American soil. WeChat basically...

WeChat: Bringing CCP Censorship to the Global Stage

After President Trump signed an executive order that would effectively ban WeChat use in America starting in September, there has been criticism from some...

WeChat and TikTok Banned

Citing national security concerns, President Trump issued an executive order (EO) on August 6, 2020, to prohibit any U.S. company or person from transacting...

Coronavirus Outbreak: Beijing Silencing Critics in China and US

Beijing’s censorship on the coronavirus outbreak is not only limited to China but has also expanded into other countries like the U.S. Whether by removing...

WeChat: A Tool of Authoritarian Control?

"This WeChat account has been suspected of spreading malicious rumors and has been temporarily blocked…" is the message BBC reporter Stephen McDonell received earlier...

Payment for Praise, China’s New Social Media Fad

Chinese social media is hooked on a new craze — paid compliments. Basically, users pay strangers a fixed fee for complimenting them or their...

Top 4 Topics the Chinese Government Censored on WeChat in 2018

WeChat boasts about having more than a billion users on its platform, but like all other online media operating in China, it is subject...

China’s Real Friends WeChat Post Goes Viral

Mainland China’s social media platform WeChat recently circulated a post entitled "Who is China’s real friend and who is the real enemy?" The post...

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