Conflict & Justice

Chinese Authorities Ban Ai Weiwei's 'Gangnam Style' Video

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Ai Weiwei dancing "Gangnam Style". (Photo: YouTube screen grab)

Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei is at it again, using art to express dissent.

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Only this time, he's made people scratch their heads.

Ai has gone 'Gangnam Style', using the viral video hit performed by South Korean rap sensation PSY.

Ai Weiwei's has recorded a video of himself dancing 'Gangnam Style'— you know, mimicking horse-riding and lassoing.

And it stumped Chinese censors… for a bit, until they decided to block Internet access to the video.

The video's title itself is very controversial.