Dutch DJ Lex Gaarthuis said he had made a “big mistake” by airing the song on his Late with Lex show. Photo: Lex Gaarthuis via Facebook

Coronavirus: Dutch DJ Lex Gaarthuis apologises for ‘discriminatory’ song called ‘Prevention is better than Chinese’

  • Title is play on words for ‘Chinese’ and ‘cure’, which sound similar in Dutch
  • Song, which sparked outrage in local Chinese community, talks about ‘stinky Chinese’ and not eating Chinese food
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak

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Dutch DJ Lex Gaarthuis said he had made a “big mistake” by airing the song on his Late with Lex show. Photo: Lex Gaarthuis via Facebook