Why do some overseas Chinese desire to see China collapse and fail?

I’m a first generation Chinese immigrant. I was born in China but grew up and educated in the West (Canada). I don’t want to see China collapse and fail at all, my main concern is the actions that the CCP has taken in recent years has resulted in quite concerning consequences. The Hu Jintao years… Continue reading Why do some overseas Chinese desire to see China collapse and fail?

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

Why does China blanket ban all sex and violence from entertainment instead of creating a rating system like in other countries (Japan, Korea, America, Europe etc)?

I really don’t know. The most common explanation given is that by banning all sex and violence from entertainment, that keeps Chinese society stable and safe and lowers the crime rate and thats why China is so safe. But is that really the reason? Or is it more culture-related? Let’s look at the world map… Continue reading Why does China blanket ban all sex and violence from entertainment instead of creating a rating system like in other countries (Japan, Korea, America, Europe etc)?