Disney airs “The Simpsons” in Hong Kong without the Tiananmen Square episode
According to several reports, this 12th episode of season 16 of “The Simpsons” is not available in the Disney + line for customers in Hong Kong.
China has regularly censored the media, and companies operating in the country are forced to censor search results for Chinese users – especially images and information about the Tiananmen Square protests and the murders that followed.
Hundreds of people were killed on June 4, 1989 in Tiananmen Square. The massacre made headlines around the world, as did iconic images such as “Tank Man” defying troops in the square.