What are the advantages of strict censorship like they have in China?

The advantage is that you keep the (majority) of the population brainwashed to support your policies. if Chinese people can’t interact with foreigners, can’t go to foreign websites, only consume Chinese media (which of course, they believe is totally unbiased all the while screaming that Western media is biased), and everything is controlled by state […]

What do people who are not a K-pop fan think about South Korea?

South Korea is an amazing place to be as a foreigner. Everything is so convenient and easy to access. Convenience stores are literally everywhere, sometimes even 10 seconds walk from each other. Seoul is truly is a 24 hour city. If you go to Itaewon at 4 or 5am in the morning, it’s full of […]

Has South Park been banned in China after the “Band in China” episode?

Well its their country, they can ban whatever they want but… I do think its been a recent trend that China now just bans and boycotts anything they find remotely offensive. This has really ramped during the Xi administration. I asked a question here: Why is China so politically sensitive and so eager to boycott […]