Why China Censors Banned Winnie The Pooh

The Bear of Very Little Brain joins a long line of funny internet references to China's top leaders.

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  • China censors Winnie the Pooh: Other instances when the Disney teddy was banned
    The honey-loving dancing bear Winnie the Pooh has been blocked by the Chinese government after some memes comparing the internet cartoon sensation to President Xi Jinping went viral. Internet users in the country are not able to post or share images of the ...
    07/19/2017 - 4:50 am | View Link
  • China Censors Winnie-the-Pooh on Social Media
    wrote one Weibo user. “Winnie-the-Pooh is also banned?” another asked. “Should everything related to Winnie-the-Pooh in Shanghai Disneyland be removed too?” Censors have been on high alert since the death last week of Liu Xiaobo, a jailed pro ...
    07/17/2017 - 2:39 pm | View Link
  • Winnie the Pooh banned from social media in China
    Oh bother, the censors are at it again. In rather strange news coming out of China, the communist government has banned the portly, lovable bear, Winnie the Pooh, on social media sites, according to the BBC. This comes as online bloggers have compared ...
    07/17/2017 - 3:29 am | View Link
  • China censors Winnie the Pooh
    Since 2013 the Disney-owned character is a sensitive item for China’s censors ... even the name of Winnie are almost a game. Some just want to see how quickly their posts disappear. “I heard that the words of Winnie the Pooh were banned, and so I ...
    07/17/2017 - 3:23 am | View Link
  • In China, censors can’t bear Winnie the Pooh, block him on social networks
    China has banned some images of Winnie the Pooh, a teddy bear with a movie franchise ... Over the weekend, comments mentioning the ban and questioning the move by the censors were targeted and removed. The latest around of censorship could be part of ...
    07/17/2017 - 2:35 am | View Link
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  • 'Oh bother!'
    By Aubrey Allegretti, News Reporter. Pictures of Winnie the Pooh have been banned on Chinese social media as officials clamp down on politically sensitive references ...
    01/17/2018 - 1:18 am | View Website
  • China cracks down on Winnie the Pooh
    Beijing (CNN)One of the most pressing questions facing millions of Chinese internet users right now seems to be: Have the authorities banished a honey ...
    07/18/2017 - 3:28 pm | View Website
  • China Censors Winnie-the-Pooh on Social Media
    “He’s so cute, who could he have offended?” wrote one Weibo user. “Winnie-the-Pooh is also banned?” another asked. “Should everything related ...
    07/18/2017 - 6:38 am | View Website
  • Winnie the Pooh banned from social media in China
    Oh bother, the censors are at it again. In rather strange news coming out of China, the communist government has banned the portly, lovable bear, Winnie ...
    07/17/2017 - 10:28 am | View Website
  • From Liu Xiaobo to Winnie the Pooh, China's net censors ...
    One indicator of the party's success was that, on the weekend, China's web censors banned Winnie the Pooh. The name and images of the cartoon bear were being ...
    07/17/2017 - 10:07 am | View Website
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