If you think some of us were being uppity about New Zealand Chinese Language Week, how’s this for a real-life report?
Speak Cantonese, get banned from a social media platform.
That’s what’s happening in China right now. And I had already mentioned schoolchildren being told off for using their reo.
The Google Translate translation is actually pretty good for a change, if you can’t read Chinese.
And here we are in New Zealand, kowtowing (derived from a Cantonese word, incidentally) to the Chinese Communist Party with its policy.