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#nnevvy twitter
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The #nnevvy story: how a punitive expedition of Chinese trolls on Twitter has turned against the CCP

The controversy against a Thai actor and his girlfriend turned against the Chinese nationalist netizens closest to the CCP while demonstrating the Chinese propaganda machine’s … Read more

Chinese media model
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The Chinese media model: China is influencing the global media to deter criticism and spread propaganda

According to a long report by Reporters Without Borders (RSF), released Monday, China is using several different strategies to infiltrate and manipulate foreign media. Related … Read more

A conversation with Jia Zhangke
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A Conversation with Jia Zhangke

In 2001 in Beijing we interviewed a young Jia Zhangke.

In late 90s and early 00s most of the sixth generation of Chinese directors movies were forbidden in China. He is generally regarded as a leading figure of the “Sixth Generation” movement of Chinese cinema.

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Propaganda Games in China - Sesame Credit
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Propaganda Games in China – Sesame Credit

Sesame Credit

Sesame credit – The Chinese dystopian credit system to rate each citizen’s trustworthiness.

By 2020, everybody in China will be enlisted in a wide national database that gathers financial and government data, including minor petty criminal offenses, and distils it into a solitary number positioning every native.

Sesame Credit is an online service that uses residents online networking postings, their purchases and even their companions to allot a score to every individual that effects their lives.

In Extra Credits’ most recent video, they examine this very thing.

As their essential illustration, they utilize Sesame Credit, a product created by Tencent in a joint effort with the Chinese Government.

A standout amongst the most prominent tasks is by Sesame Credit, the financial wing of Alibaba.

With 400 million clients, Alibaba is the world’s greatest web shopping site. It’s utilizing its exceptional database of purchaser data to arrange “social credit” scores for every citizen.

Clients are urged to parade their great financial assessments to companions, and even potential mates.

China’s greatest matchmaking service, Baihe, has collaborated with Sesame to advance customers with great credit score, giving them noticeable spots on the organization’s site.

Source: BBC , Youtube