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In 2013, with the support of Xi Jinping, the Guangzhou Province Department of Propaganda eventually won a battle with one of China's most prominently independant newspapers, the Southern Weekend. Protesters, pictured, demonstrate against government intervention in the paper's editorial board.

July 21, 2017 5:22 AM (UTC+8)