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China: Cleaning Up The Yellow

Written by Oiwan Lam On 12 February 2014 @ 7:44 am | No Comments

In Arts & Culture, China, Chinese, East Asia, English, Governance, Humor, Law, Quick Reads

In Chinese language, the color yellow also signifies sex and pornography. The crackdown of sex industry and pornographic materials is termed as “cleaning-up the yellow”. Political cartoonist @remonwangxt's latest work is about the “Cleaning-up yellow” campaign in China.

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[1] pic.twitter.com/GuCIkzcRF3: http://t.co/GuCIkzcRF3

[2] February 11, 2014: https://twitter.com/remonwangxt/statuses/433296679287025665

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