Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock
Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock

China deletes 2 million online posts for ‘historical nihilism’ as Communist Party centenary nears

  • Deleted posts had ‘polluted’ the online environment with ‘harmful’ discussion of history, cybersecurity administration says
  • Posts ‘distorting’ party history or attacking the leadership are targeted in crackdown on discussion that challenges the official narrative

Topic |   China’s Communist Party
Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock
Discussion of history that is deemed harmful is being censored amid efforts to ensure “social stability” for the party’s centenary. Photo: Shutterstock
READ FULL ARTICLE