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    radii chinaKayla He10/14/213 min
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    • KapteinB
      Top reader this weekScoutScribe
      1 month ago

      touching fish (摸鱼)

      ...what?

      • thorgalle
        ScoutScribe
        1 month ago

        😂 I read that, raised my eyebrows, continued reading. This one needs further clarification for clueless westerners.

      • Pegeen
        Top reader this weekScoutScribe
        1 month ago

        I laughed out loud when I saw your reply! I, too, was wondering what that meant. First I thought it referred to the smell, like work stinks, because certainly fish never lay flat unless they are dead. So maybe the workers feel dead inside? I’d be curious if anyone else has an interpretation.

    • Pegeen
      Top reader this weekScoutScribe
      1 month ago

      This is exciting - a potential social movement by the workers - especially within the younger generation. There have been other articles in the past on Readup that talked of China’s brutal working conditions and suicide. I hope this gains traction.

      • KapteinB
        Top reader this weekScoutScribe
        1 month ago

        I've long found it fascinating that a country which claims to be communist has such awful working conditions.

    • Florian
      Reading streak
      1 month ago

      So good to see people have the courage to push back despite the censorship and political arrests

    • thorgalle
      ScoutScribe
      1 month ago

      I saw “Working Time" as a #1 GitHub Trending Repository. What an alarming backstory!

      He added that people can only enjoy overtime work if it’s for self-fulfillment.