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Xi Jinping’s China has embarked on a campaign that could transform the country’s technology, entertainment and media industries.

Contributors:

Chris Buckley – China correspondent, The New York Times

Kaiser Kuo – Host, The Sinica Podcast and editor-at-large, SupChina

Bingchun Meng – Associate professor, Department of Media and Communications, LSE

Rui Zhong – Program associate, Wilson Center, Kissinger Institute on China and the United States

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