Saying the “Wrong Thing” in China

Times when the envelope can be pushed, and times when it’s best to leave things alone.

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Speech day.
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Mao was a dictator and the founder of modern China. His policies led to the deaths of over 20 million people.

Telling students it’s alright to choose not to go to university – Ok

Referring to either Hong Kong or Taiwan as countries or seperate to China in any way – not ok.

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Taiwan’s democratically elected president – Tsai Ing-wen

Chinese Government – Ok, until it’s not.

The swivel.

“get in line or get out.”

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