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Clampdown on Celebrity Culture and Fandom Reaches New Heights in China
On Tuesday, Nov. 23, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) lashed out at the entertainment industry yet again by intensifying its crackdown on celebrity culture and fandom in China. The government wishes to promote “a positive...
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Chinese Internet Receives a Shock as Beijing Fines Top Influencers 90 Million Yuan
On Nov. 22, prominent Chinese internet celebrities Zhu Chenhui and Lin Shanshan were fined 90 million yuan (about $14 million USD) for alleged tax evasion, according to authorities. Chinese state-run media the People's Daily also...
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All-You-Can-Eat BBQ Bans Influencer for Eating More Than 8 Pounds of Prawns
A Chinese all-you-can-eat grill banned a food influencer because he ate too much, contending that the restaurant loses hundreds of dollars each time he attends the eatery. The customer, going by the handle Mr. Kang...
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China Asks Citizens to Stock Essential Supplies Amidst Rising Food Prices, Supermarkets Swarmed
Beijing has sent Chinese citizens into a frenzy after issuing a notice that asked people to stock up on essential supplies. Though the government did not provide a clear reason for the instruction, the fact...
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Chinese Communist Party Admits 15 Dead in Shanxi Floods, Remains Silent About Reservoir Flooding
On Oct. 12, a week after severe flooding in Shanxi province, Chinese Communist Party (CCP) authorities finally announced that 15 people had died, more than 1.75 million people had been affected, and more than 120,000...
Chinese Authorities Euthanize Pet Cats After They Test Positive for COVID-19
Three pet cats in China were recently put to death by authorities, against the will of their owner. Officials claim that both the owner and the cats tested positive for COVID-19. The incident took place...
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China Underreports CCP Virus Infections as New Strain Emerges
Many areas in China continue strict lockdowns as Beijing tries to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus while also repressing any negative news about the pandemic. The communist regime has been carefully manipulating coronavirus...