Thursday, October 24, 2013

Chinese Breastfeeding Orgies

WantChinaTimes [Taiwan]
24 October 2013

    Staff Reporter

China's official Xinhua news agency has punished an editor for "spreading false rumors" after he wrote on his personal blog that senior members of the government's propaganda department have a penchant for drinking human breast milk, reports, a news portal that happens to be hosted by the propaganda department of the CPC Beijing Municipal Committee.

Zhou Fang, the editor, posted on his blog in mid-July that "leaders" inside the propaganda department have taken to drinking human breast milk, a recent trend among wealthy locals driven by myths about its health benefits. Some of the more outlandish rumors have alleged the existence of "breastfeeding orgies" attended by Communist Party members. [...]