China State Media Present Distorted Version Of Hong Kong Protests

A protester shows a placard to travelers as demonstrations continue at Hong Kong International Airport on Wednesday. Flight operations resumed at the airport Wednesday morning after two days of disruptions.

As pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong continue to dominate the world’s news, China is aggressively presenting a very different picture of events. The audience is its people, and home and abroad.

(Image credit: Vincent Thian/AP)