Well, after decades of the U.S. media tut-tutting China on their airbrushed media and censorship policies, it’s “back at ya.”
An editor at China Daily rails that the U.S. media “blackout” of the Wall Street protests is “shameful.”
Perhaps this is why the mainstream media suddenly got off their duffs and went down to the protests yesterday.
(Another reason is that the protests suddenly got real visibility over the weekend, when the protestors blocked traffic on the Brooklyn Bridge.)
For what it’s worth, we’ve been covering the protests for weeks. Don’t miss Julia La Roche’s exclusive embedded-journalist report on what it’s really like…
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