Tag: national-day

COVID-19 Dampening China’s Golden Week Celebrations
Oct. 1 is celebrated as the National Day in China, commemorating the establishment of the People’s Republic of China. The seven-day period starting from Oct. 1 is considered a public holiday, also known as the...
Chinese Netizens Arrested for Expressing Politically Incorrect Opinions About Communist ‘National Day’
In the days following communist China's 70th-anniversary National Day on Oct. 1, authorities have detained multiple people after they made statements criticizing or satirizing the Chinese Communist Party's rule.  In the eastern province of Shandong,...