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  • China: Two Incidents Open Pandora’s Box – Analysis

    05/25/2012 6:46:07 AM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 2 replies
    Eurasia View ^ | 05/22/12 | Bhaskar Roy
    China: Two Incidents Open Pandora’s Box – Analysis May 22, 2012 By Bhaskar Roy Two incidents, one regarding Chongqing Party Secretary Bo Xilai, and the other involving a blind human rights activist and self-taught lawyer Chen Guangchen, destroyed the myth that the Chinese system is a well oiled machine. Policy, individual, and bitter factional rivalries are kept sealed from the public to ensure the Party’s inviolability. This is the biggest political quake the country has experienced since the 1989 Tiananmen Square incident. The new age of social communication, the internet, has also damaged the Party’s secrecy. Even people inside the...
  • FREE -- ALMOST (DRUDGE) (Will Obama cave)

    04/28/2012 5:08:05 PM PDT · by Hojczyk · 26 replies
    Drudge ^ | April 28,2012
    Blind dissident makes daring escape... Takes refuge in US embassy... Strains US-China relations ahead of next week's visits... State Dept. 'silent'... CHEN SPEAKS OUT.. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/28/world/asia/chen-guangcheng-blind-lawyer-escapes-house-arrest-china.html?_r=1 http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17878744 http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/blind-chinese-lawyer-activist-escapes-house-arrest/2012/04/27/gIQAdzTAlT_story.html?tid=pm_pop http://thecable.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/04/28/state_department_ advocacy_for_chen_guangcheng_dates_back_years http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/world_now/2012/04/escaped-chinese-activist-chen-guangcheng-speaks-out-video.html