"All The Forces": China's Global Social Media Push Over Hong Kong Protests
Friday, August 23, 2019, 8:39 AM
Wang Ying has for the last four-years identified herself as a diehard fan of Chinese boy-band-star Lay Zhang. Recently, 17-year-old also started describing herself as a patriot who supports China's stance on Hong-Kong. The high-school student from Shanghai is among the Chinese citizens who in recent weeks have flocked to Western social-media platforms such as Instagram and Twitter to criticize demonstrators in the former-British-colony.