Blank sheets of paper become symbol of defiance in China protests


Michael Pugliese
 

Blank sheets of paper become symbol of defiance in China protests

BEIJING/SHANGHAI, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Chinese protesters have turned to
blank sheets of paper to express their anger over COVID-19
restrictions in a rare, widespread outpouring of public dissent that
has gone beyond social media to some of China's streets and top
universities.

Images and videos circulated online showed students at universities in
cities including Nanjing and Beijing holding up blank sheets of paper
in silent protest, a tactic used in part to evade censorship or
arrest... https://www.reuters.com/world/china/blank-sheets-paper-become-symbol-defiance-china-protests-2022-11-27/


Michael Pugliese