Music Break: Red Army Sings Michael Jackson

July 6, 2013

More evidence that rock music and humor have an uncontrollably corrosive effect on authoritarianism in any culture, any language. Chinese netizens are deconstructing propoganda video from the Cultural Revolution era and re-editing as music videos.

For  more explanation see below.

3 Responses to “Music Break: Red Army Sings Michael Jackson”

  1. daveburton Says:

    Brought a smile to my face

  2. indy222 Says:

    Love it! Send this to the Egyptians!

  3. j4zonian Says:

    Not to be nitpicky, Peter, but the Red ARMY was the Soviet Union’s army. These people are the Red GUARDS.

    And I loved it. Will pass it on.


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