– After Liu Xiaobo: Tributes, ramped-up censorship, and calls to free Liu Xia

After his death, not only was Liu's name censored on social media platforms, even phrases containing the word "thunder" – a homophone for "tears" in Chinese – and the candle emoji were removed by censors.
Source: MEDIA FEED

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