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Sanlitun, known as the district presenting Beijing’s vibrant nightlife, over commercialise, showing the growing purchase ability of new middle class Chinese people during the day, revealing a pathetic scene of innocent young generation during the night while the reality of low(or zero) income community(there is no) being hidden in the dark.
I once saw a 5-year-old girl sleeping on the street next to his father, bare feet and bare covered, in the midnight of -15C winter. That literally brought me the ever strongest guilt and stopped(almost) me intentionally heading to those fancy “Music and Dancing Hall” ever again.
Around 4am on Sunday, streets are full of drunk sleepy pound while half-deaf zombies desperately seeking for food——to handle the hunger left after hours of shaking his and her heads violently, some of them would stop by this corner and refill the cigarette pockets, to which, to some extent is tragically appreciated. at Sanlitun