Latest posts by Oiwan Lam from April, 2018
Netizens suspect that the film is being restricted due to new US sanctions against ZTE, a Chinese telecommunications hardware company.
The move is significant, but it doesn’t mean that LGBT content will be spared from the latest censorship crackdown.
"A country, a government, a supervision department. They are all scared of a joke-sharing application."
By 2020, China could have a comprehensive nationwide surveillance network, wherein law enforcement will have easy access to data collected by any individual surveillance camera in the network.