20th Century Chinese history and politics

Subject: East Asia Studies Read two readings and write a 400-500 words essay. Rebecca MacKinnon (Networked Authoritarianism) challenges the view that the internet and social media more generally will help to liberate Chinese citizens from government control of public information and discourse. What is the basis of her argument and how persuasive do you find both the argument? Consider the interview with the Internet Commentator in developing your answer