Give the people some tape
From China Digital Space
给人民一个胶带 (gěi rénmín yí ge jiāodài): give the people some tapeWenzhou high-speed train crash in order to “give the people an explanation” [Chinese]. Meanwhile, the government aggressively limited reporting on the accident. Netizens joked that what the government really wanted was to “give people some tape” to seal their lips and prevent them from talking about both the accident and the government’s botched response.
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