The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by Chinese netizens and encountered in online political discussions. These are the words of China’s online “resistance discourse,” used to mock and subvert the official language around censorship and political correctness.
gǎnxiè guójiā 感谢国家
“Write ‘thanks to the leaders’ 10,000 times… no, ‘Thanks to the country!!'”
November 23, 2017 2:17 PM