November 11, 2023
This year, a phenomenal Halloween party occurred in the streets of Shanghai, of all places. It interests us because it offers a unique window to observe the young people in China. The themes are eclectic, some political and social. The fact that such a crowd was able to amass is extraordinary, given the Chinese authorities’ perennial fear of unscripted, spontaneous assembly.
China Change has edited this 9-minute montage with comment.
Young and Furiously Laughing in China, Yaxue Cao, May 28, 2023.
Shanghai Spring, a record of the Shanghai lockdown, May 11, 2022.
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