The cast of 'The Good Fight', from left to right: Cush Jumbo, Christine Baranski and Rose Leslie. Photo: CBS

US drama The Good Fight tried to mock Chinese state censorship. It got censored by its studio, CBS

  • Show’s creators threatened to quit, eventually replacing section with eight-second place-holder that read ‘CBS has censored this content’
  • Segment involved China’s 2014 ban on ‘The Good Wife’ and US studios removing content from international releases to avoid upsetting Chinese censors.
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The cast of 'The Good Fight', from left to right: Cush Jumbo, Christine Baranski and Rose Leslie. Photo: CBS
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Chinese stock markets tumbled on Monday after US President Donald Trump said on Twitter the US would increase tariffs on Chinese goods. Photo: EPA

‘Is it fake news?’: China censors Trump’s US$200 billion tariff tweets

  • Mainstream and social media silent on US president’s unexpected reaction to trade talks between China and US moving ‘too slowly’
Topic |   US-China relations

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Chinese stock markets tumbled on Monday after US President Donald Trump said on Twitter the US would increase tariffs on Chinese goods. Photo: EPA
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