Jiayun Feng, Author at SupChina - Page 3 of 51
Jiayun Feng

Jiayun was born in Shanghai, where she spent her first 20 years and earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Fudan University. Interested in writing for a global audience, she attended the NYU Graduate School of Journalism for its Global & Joint Program Studies, which allowed her to pursue a journalism career along with her interest in international relations. She has previously interned for Sixth Tone and Shanghai Daily.

Fertility clinic pulls ad featuring victim of domestic abuse after backlash

A reproductive health clinic in Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, is experiencing some online backlash regarding its recent advertisement that features…

Continue reading

No-dog apartments in Shanxi spark debate on the Chinese internet

A real estate developer in Yuncheng, Shanxi Province, has implemented a strict no-dog policy in some of its buildings,…

Continue reading

China’s most notorious internet detox camp finally shuts its doors

Earlier this week, rumors started swirling that the Internet Addiction Treatment…

Continue reading

China recruits professional firefighters for the first time. 99.9% of them are required to be men

On January 25, China launched its first public recruitment campaign to employ professional firefighters. According to an

Continue reading

Chinese Corner: Three billboards across China — to fight gay conversion therapy

Three billboards and an uphill battle against gay conversion therapy

Continue reading

Chinese female bodybuilder in feud with internet police over bikini videos

Lara Zhang, an Australia-based Chinese female bodybuilder, engaged in a social media feud on Monday with China’s cyber police,…

Continue reading

Real-time censorship for real-time comments

In January, China released new guidelines to tighten its grip on the booming industry of short-video apps, requiring them…

Continue reading

China’s popular coconut milk brand under fire for sexually charged ads

Coconut Palm 椰树牌, a leading coconut milk brand in China, is under investigation for several sexual-innuendo-laden ad campaigns to…

Continue reading

CCTV claims this year’s Spring Festival Gala was a huge success — I call it BS

Chinese state broadcaster CCTV released a report on the morning of February 6 summarizing how the 2019 Spring Festival…

Continue reading

The 5 best CCTV Spring Festival Gala sketches of all time

Scammers being scammed; a fembot becoming more demanding, unpredictable, and humanlike; skits tackling current events; comedians acting…

Continue reading

Single woman in Beijing requests access to national sperm bank

An unmarried woman in Beijing is calling for Chinese lawmakers to remove restrictions on single women shopping in the…

Continue reading

WeChat e-commerce platform Youzan treats its employees like garbage

At many Chinese corporate annual parties, bosses force employees to watch their horrendous karaoke and dance performances, while…

Continue reading

Chinese Corner: Parenting with resentment, whistleblowing, and the lifesaver of Nanjing Suicide Bridge

Becoming parents while resenting parents “父母皆祸害”小组十一年 那批80后也为人父母了 11 years…

Continue reading

Bilibili appears to have started censoring gay content featuring kissing scenes

Bilibili, China’s leading video-streaming website, never explicitly branded itself as a space for gay content. But since its launch…

Continue reading

Is Baidu already dead?

Search engine Baidu has fully embraced fake news. This is according to the latest argument from a growing group…

Continue reading