Monday, July 20, 2009

Ryan Pyle Blog: The Umbrella Men!


Being a journalist in China is tough. How tough? Will, of all the journalists in China I think that television journalists have it the worst. They can't really conceal the big cameras and often try to do their piece with the news actually happening behind them, a tall order.

A good friend of mine recently forwarded me a clip of "plain clothes" police officers running some interference during both a BBC and CNN story in Beijing. Is being a journalist in China dangerous? Not usually. Is being a journalist in China mind numbing and frustrating beyond belief? In most instances, yes. Please enjoy the video, click the link below:

The Umbrella Men

Ryan Pyle

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