CNN is again within the information. This time, CNN printed a sponsored article by Chinese state media firm Xinhua News to propagate the Beijing Olympics.
The advert, titled “A Winter Sporting Event like No Other,” promotes China’s efforts to make the video games environmentally pleasant. Take a glance:
The sponsored piece claims that “the most anticipated winter sports event” has “become even greener” due to China’s use of “several technologies” that may make it a “carbon-neutral event.”
The advert reads like a press launch. It goes on to reward China for limiting the unfold of COVID-19 with its “strict protocols” and closed-loop system.” There is not any point out that China created the virus, then despatched it off to the world. In case you have been curious.
“Spectators will be allowed to only clap to support athletes, while event personnel and support staff cannot leave games venues for any social reason,” the article says.
CNN even features a hyperlink to Xinhua’s official web site, one through which promotes extra pro-Chinese propaganda.
Since the beginning of the Olympics, CNN’s most influential voice, Jake Tapper, has highlighted China’s human rights violations — corresponding to China committing genocide towards the Uyghurs and oppressing the individuals of Tibet. So if Tapper feels as strongly as he says, he ought to name out his personal community for taking cash to unfold this filth on-line.
How a lot did China pay China? The New York Post requested CNN, which didn’t reply.