The Fight For Information Control: Bo’s Baidu ‘Bat’ and Zhou’s Google Hack (Illustration)

April 25, 2012 Updated: September 22, 2015

Epoch Times Photo In exchange for pushing Google out of China, Baidu agreed to lift censorship on articles critical of the Hu JintaoWen Jiabao faction. Bo Xilai, the recently disgraced official, emphasized that articles targeting Xi Jinping, the next presumed Party leader, were particularly important. Here is Bo using the “Baidu Bat” to damage Xi’s reputation. 

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