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5 min read Internet Culture Politics

Why China’s netizens are in no hurry to climb over the ‘Great Firewall’: it’s all about choice. 

NOTTINGHAM – To view Chinese cyberspace as the internet ‘in’ China would be a mistake. With over 25% of the world’s population connected behind the ‘Great Firewall’ (coined by Wired in 1997), the correct approach and title should really be the ‘Chinese internet’.