The party is over at Clubhouse, the app that had China talking

Asia Pacific Feb 9, 2021

The party is over at Clubhouse, the app that had China talking

The repression of Muslim Uighurs, the Tiananmen Square crackdown and S&M hook-ups — nothing was off-limits in the rambunctious, unfiltered chatrooms of Clubhouse, before China's censors silenced the conversation. For around a week, robust, open discussion on China pinballed across the American audio app, recently ...

Clubhouse app offers Chinese rare glimpse of censor-free debate

Asia Pacific Feb 8, 2021

Clubhouse app offers Chinese rare glimpse of censor-free debate

The U.S. app Clubhouse erupted among Chinese social-media users over the weekend, with thousands joining discussions on contentious subjects such as Taiwan and Xinjiang undisturbed by Beijing’s censors. On the invite-only, audio-based social app where users host informal conversations, Chinese-speaking communities from around the world ...