Ni hao: Chinese soft power

In politics, and particularly in international politics, soft power is the ability to co-opt rather than coerce. In other words, soft power involves shaping the preferences of others through appeal and attraction ~ US Political Scientist, Joseph Samuel Nye Jr.

Shifu or Master Tony leads his Chinese Kungfu students in displaying Chinese martial arts.
Students with stickers of the Chinese flag on their faces read out a poem to Chinese Embassy officials who had visited them with food donations.
Kenyans are taken through the paces of writing Chinese characters.
Guests at the Chinese New Year celebrations at the University of Nairobi try their hand at Tou Hu, a Chinese pot throwing game.
A Chinese artist plays the Hulusi, a reed wind instrument from China as students at a school in Mathare slum listen.

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