Friday, November 19, 2021
"We're definitely willing to pull our business and deal with all the complications that come with it," Simon said in an interview Thursday with CNN. "Because this is certainly, this is bigger than the business," added Simon."Women need to be respected and not censored," said Simon.Peng's post on Weibo, China's Twitter-like platform, was deleted within 30 minutes of publication, with Chinese censors moving swiftly to wipe out any mention of the accusation online. Her Weibo account, which has more than half a million followers, is still blocked from searchers on the platform.
Women need not only to be not censored; they need not to be disappeared. Not locked away. Not tortured. Not drugged. They are all going in the PRC party-state. And not just women.