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
  • World View: China Bans Winnie the Pooh Because Xi Jinping Looks Like Him
    China has banned Winnie the Pooh from Chinese social media because he looks ... VPNs were used by universities and businesses to bypass China’s censors and communicate with universities and businesses outside of China. Xi Jinping is turning China into ...
    07/17/2017 - 7:32 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
  • Winnie-the-Pooh banned by China, report says
    Winnie-the-Pooh, the beloved children's icon ... It's not uncommon for China's censors to add words to their blacklists around major events. Qiao Mu, an assistant professor of media at Beijing Foreign Studies University, told the Times that some online ...
    07/17/2017 - 3:19 am | View Link
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  • Winnie-the-Pooh banned in China for resembling the president
    Digital Culture Winnie-the-Pooh banned in China for resembling the president. Pooh Bear went missing on Chinese social media, most likely because he looks so much ...
    07/18/2017 - 7:53 pm | 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
  • Winnie-the-Pooh Banned By China: Find Out Why
    The Chinese government censored content about Winnie- the- Pooh because of viral memes comparing the character to President Xi Jinping— get the details!
    07/18/2017 - 1:12 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
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