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A comprehensive timeline of China’s ‘hurt feelings’

Is a nation of 1.3 billion really so sensitive? Why must it resort to such petulance? For more on the psychology and decades-old history of the phrase “hurting the feelings of the Chinese people” (伤害了中国人民的感情) click here.

Research for this timeline was conducted by CMP researcher Xiao Han.

A comprehensive timeline of China’s ‘hurt feelings’