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Audrey Jiajia Li
Opinion

Opinion

Audrey Jiajia Li

Who’s making China look ugly now? Anger over Zara’s ad showing freckle-faced model Li Jingwen only puts Chinese people’s lack of confidence on show

  • The overreaction on social media to an advert featuring a Chinese model with little make-up points to the sad reality that despite the country’s wealth and global power, many people still aren’t open-minded or confident enough to see beauty in truth

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