Censorship Vault: Car Explodes in Qingdao

Censorship Vault: Car Explodes in Qingdao

Censorship Vault features previously untranslated  instructions from the archives of the CDT series Directives from the Ministry of Truth (真理部指令).

Qingdao Municipal Party Committee Propaganda Department, Notice No. 042: A car exploded on Xinyi Street on March 21 [zh]. If covering the incident, the media are asked to downplay it. Use wire copy without exception. Do not publish independent reports. Do not place the story on the front page or in headlines. Do not post pictures in newspapers. (March 21, 2013)


Translation by Mengyu Dong.

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