- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -

Chinese-Government Propaganda Organizations Given Half the Questions at White House Press Conference

Posted By admin On January 21, 2011 @ 5:02 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Fred Lucas
CNS News [1]
Jan 21, 2011

Chinese-government-controlled propaganda organizations were given equal standing to U.S. media, and half the questions, at Wednesday’s White House news conference featuring President Barack Obama and Chinese President Hu Jintao.

Only two U.S. journalists and two representatives from Chinese-government-owned organizations were allowed to ask questions at the news conference. One of the U.S. journalists was from the Associated Press and the other was from Bloomberg News. Both U.S. journalists asked questions about human rights.

The two Chinese organizations allowed to ask questions at the news conference were China Central Television (CCTV) and Xinhua News Service, both of which were specifically identified in the U.S. State Department’s 2009 Human Rights Report, the most recent report, as government controlled entities.

“China Central Television is the national television station of the People’s Republic of China,” CCTV says on its own website.

Full article here [1]

Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect [2]

Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com

URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/chinese-government-propaganda-organizations-given-half-the-questions-at-white-house-press-conference.html

URLs in this post:

[1] CNS News: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/chinese-government-propaganda-organizati

[2] Stock up with Fresh Food that lasts with eFoodsDirect: http://www.efoodsdirect.com/

[3] Controlled Geithner Press Conference Shuts Out Infowars, Censors Real Questions: http://www.prisonplanet.com/controlled-geithner-press-conference-shuts-out-infowars-censors-real-questions.html

[4] Chinese Pianist Plays Propaganda Tune at White House: http://www.prisonplanet.com/chinese-pianist-plays-propaganda-tune-at-white-house.html

[5] Handshakes and Vetted Questions: Obama’s Chinese Town Hall: http://www.prisonplanet.com/handshakes-and-vetted-questions-obamas-chinese-town-hall.html

[6] Obama Snubs Questions At Press Freedom Act Signing: http://www.prisonplanet.com/obama-snubs-questions-at-press-freedom-act-signing.html

[7] How to End a Press Conference with Real Questions: http://www.prisonplanet.com/how-to-end-a-press-conference-with-real-questions.html

Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.