WaPo, NYT aiding China's global propaganda efforts, watchdog warns
16 Jan 2020 — #FakeNews
America’s leading newspapers are aiding China’s communist regime by running the oppressive government’s propaganda, respected watchdog organization Freedom House reported.
According to the report, Chinese officials and state media documents have referred to [advertorial inserts] as “borrowing the boat to reach the sea.” One of the most prominent examples is the periodic inclusion of a paid news-like advertising supplement from China Daily called China Watch in the print editions of papers like the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Los Angeles Times.
Beijing's Global Megaphone: The Expansion of Chinese Communist Party Media Influence since 2017 https://t.co/nCzcI2WHuF— DeepClips (@DeepClips) January 16, 2020
Today’s #China Read: The growing global influence of the Chinese government and Communist Party—through censorship, content manipulation & even partial control of some countries' information infrastructure. https://t.co/nzA8wCaRvg @freedomhouse— China Commission (@CECCgov) January 15, 2020
Don't miss this new (& terrifying) @freedomhouse research🚨— Allie Funk (@alfunk) January 15, 2020
My brilliant colleague @Sarah_G_Cook shows how #China is waging a global propaganda war to silence critics abroad, including in the US https://t.co/OlCmpStjOx pic.twitter.com/8KQgonXKmo
Read below the full report, Beijing's Global Megaphone: The Expansion of Chinese Communist Party Media Influence since 2017, below.