The fifty-cent gang wave their laptops, singing “I don’t want 60 cents, 50 cents is enough!” Photo: SCMP Pictures

Revealed: the digital army making hundreds of millions of social media posts singing praises of the Communist Party

US researchers carry out first deep analysis of China’s government-backed internet warriors known as the ‘50-cent gang’

Topic |   Censorship in China

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The fifty-cent gang wave their laptops, singing “I don’t want 60 cents, 50 cents is enough!” Photo: SCMP Pictures
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