søndag 29. april 2018

China’s $6 Billion Propaganda Blitz Is a Snooze

In a world on the brink of chaos, China has decided that what people everywhere need is more good news — as long as it’s about China. China is creating a giant media outlet called Voice of China, combining the three state television and radio broadcasters aimed at overseas audiences: China Global Television Network, China Radio International, and China National Radio. The hope is that by combining resources and output, China will have a broader platform to spread its message overseas. But will Voice of China succeed in boosting China’s international image, especially given the dubious performance of previous global state media pushes?