Although most countries positively evaluated the Egypt revolution, countries such as Russia and China, are not happy with the failure of Mubārak. According to Fiona Hill, the director of the Brookings Institution's Center on the United States and Europe and senior fellow in its foreign-policy program, “China banned web searches of "Egypt", and Russia's state media has tended to play up the idea of U.S. and other outside orchestration of the events in Cairo. (Hill)”
In this paper, I am going to investigate how the media control strategies of Chinese government which including propaganda and censorship changed according to the Internet, and how media control affects companies.
Propaganda is a traditional strategy of Communist Party (Wilbur, and How 286-310). During World War 2, the Chinese communist party was at the undeveloped region of China and they kept propagate to the villager living around that region. After they won the civil war and hold state power, propaganda was even more widely used. They required everyone to show their faith and love to th...
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...slike discussed in public, and people seems to enjoy their lives. As Minxin Pei, a professor of government at Claremont McKenna College in the US pointed out "unlike the Mubarak regime, the Chinese Communist Party has consistently delivered increasing standards of living and currently faces few threats to its authority at home." (Hartcher) But if all these are just emperor’s new suit, there would be someone stand out and point it out sooner or later.
Hartcher, Peter. "China cocks its ear to Arab freedom cry ." Sydney Morning Herald 15 Feb 2011: n. pag. Web. 23 Feb 2011.
Hill, Fiona. "How Russia and China See the Egyptian Revolution." Foreign Policy 15 Feb 2011: n. pag. Web. 19 Feb 2011.
Wilbur, C, and J How. MISSIONARIES OF REVOLUTION: SOVIET ADVISERS AND NATIONALIST CHINA, 1920-1927. CAMBRIDGE, MA: HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 1989. 286-310. eBook.
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