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China's internet revolt against unpunished rapists

China's internet revolt against unpunished rapists

Internet posts are multiplying on quality forums to criticize the laxity of Chinese justice towards rapists. Impunity, censure, weak penalties, privilege for the powerful… A silent mobilization is forming in China to put an end to the social scourge.

Plusieurs affaires enflamment l'internet chinois

This week, Du Yingzhe [Du Yingzhe], professor at the China Academy of Opera, is accused of rape and sexual assault by several underage students during 15 ans. The first testimonies are starting to appear. To defend, the man gives the following argument: “My method of teaching the art exam is indeed very controversial, but it is also very effective, because naive and simple candidates cannot compete in the art exam and have contact with the adult world“.

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