By: Bin Luo, Native Chinese
China has done terrible things in the past century. The Cultural Revolution forced thousands of ordinary Chinese to live like animals. Traditions were destroyed. The youth were brainwashed and they despised anything old and anybody educated.
The 1989 Tiananmen Square scene is still clear in many people’s mind. When human right violation happens in China, they would go back to the Tiananmen square and criticize how brutal China is.
The mass media have portrayed China as an evil country with its problems in human right, air pollution and autocracy.
The ideological differences might also be the reason. China is a socialist country. And socialism is more negative than positive in many capitalist countries.
Chinese government is very bad at image-building. [FULL ARTICLE]