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No Enemies, No Hatred
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No Enemies, No Hatred

When the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded on December 10, 2010, its recipient, Liu Xiaobo, was in Jinzhou Prison, serving an eleven-year sentence for what Beijing called “incitement to subvert state power.”

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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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Red Chinese Battle Plan
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Red Chinese Battle Plan

Red Chinese Battle Plan is a Cold War-era American Propagandistic documentary against China produced by the United States Department of Defense in 1967.

Presented as a documentary on Chinese history, the film mixed Cold War-era anti-communist rhetoric with earlier Western Yellow Peril rhetoric into one, portraying China as seeking to gain control of Africa and Latin America before moving on to capture the United States.

related article: People of Western China, 1940

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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