I would try to express my thought starting with another unrelated news.
‘Crazy Rich Asians’ flops in China box office debut
This movie succeeds everywhere, except in PRC. News and comments from various sources tried to draw conclusion for failure of the movie in China, yet none of them seems to touch the essence. From a perspective of Chinese nationals(mainlander) distaste for the movie is so obvious and self-evident, while people outside just can’t see the elephant in the room.
ABC(American born Chinese), like any ethnic Chinese outside PRC or ROC especially those in Western countries, lives …