Edited by Chu Yang and David L. Bandurski of the China Media Project
... on the emperor accepting tribute from the barbarians, from the G20 in 2016 -
At opening meetings of the B20, a business meeting in conjunction with the G, Xi Jinping walked out to address the foreigners come to pay tribute, Xi walking out to trumpet blasts announcing the emperor.
"As diplomatic exchanges were reported in the People’s Daily, they were closely braided together with efforts to signal the power and legitimacy of Xi Jinping."
Juxtapose this with the censorship story of the hospital fire and one sees that much effort is necessary.