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Beijing Shop Hangs “No Chinese Allowed” Sign Out Front… And Means It

Posted: 11/27/2014 9:27 am
no chinese allowed fists of fury bruce lee

The infamous sign from “Fist of Fury” (1972) moments before Bruce Lee kicked it in half.

The days of Chinese people being discriminated against in their own country were thought to be in the distant past, but one Beijing shop has revived the painful memories. A shop near Yabao Road in Beijing’s Chaoyang District has decided to stop serving Chinese customers, and makes its position clear with a sign hanging out front that reads “No Chinese Allowed (staff excepted)”.

Store staff say the shop only engages in foreign trade, so it will only accept foreign customers.

no chinese allowedThe decision to ban Chinese people came shortly after a foreign customer had his wallet stolen by a Chinese person in the store. The foreigner apparently accused the store of conspiring with the thief and wanted RMB 5,000 in compensation. Furthermore, staff said they were continually treated poorly by Chinese customers who tried on clothes but didn’t buy anything.

The store felt it had no choice but to stop serving Chinese people. As one staff member said:

We don’t want to put up such a sign and make others think that we don’t respect ourselves, but there are some Chinese customers who are simply too much to handle.

Yabao Road is no stranger to segregation. In 2003, a store displayed a “No Admittance” sign written in Chinese while it simultaneously displayed another sign written in English saying “Welcome”.

Photo: People’s Daily Online, Caijing

  • Just_Banlas

    Here, here!

  • Neobooper

    Whats new? They’ve been doing this since forever at Trade Fairs in China….. But they just word it differently (properly). The sign or the person will say Export Only – No Domestic Sale. The reason? copy


    I wonder why Chinese girls enjoy foreign men?

    • Yu_Suk_Kok

      Chinese girls love the feeling of having their tight holes invaded by the superior foreign manly men. No one wants Chinese men.

      • kk

        and white men are all homosexual

  • kickyourass

    racism is everywhere in china, even to our own people…. there r no any excuses for this at all!! WTF stop all these diaoyu island and foreigner devil shits, pull yourselves together, the true crime is here !!

  • Mangrove

    They eat themselves up from the inside. Sit back and watch a “society” destroy itself.

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