Chinese Internet Censorship

Not like most Chinese care, though. A recent Pew Research Center survey found that 80% of Chinese think the Internet should be managed or controlled, and 85% think the government should be responsible for doing it.

via www.time.com

I am doing some background reading ahead of next week’s podcast on Internet Censorship in China. The Pew research cited by Time and other surveys like it, always pose an interpretive challenge for me.

Any society’s responses to polls are heavily influenced by social/political environs. But what if there is self censorship within the response to this poll? Something to address next week….

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