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Li Yijie, a patriotic rapper with the group CD Rev, uses hip-hop propaganda in media fight against what he sees as anti-China ‘fabrications’

3 months ago
Sky Canaves
i Yijie, a 22-year-old native of Chengdu, discusses foreign media along with his group CD Rev and their nationalist anthem, "This is China," which was promoted by the Communist Youth League.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.