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Capital Punishment In China: Death Vans & Organ Harvesting

Capital Punishment In China: Death Vans & Organ Harvesting

China executes the most criminals per year in the world & Beijing has recently moved away from firing squads to lethal injections, including mobile “death vans”.

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Quote: CEO Carol Bartz On Human Rights

Quote: CEO Carol Bartz On Human Rights

“Okay, I’m going to go real simple here. Yahoo is not incorporated to fix China. I’m sorry. It wasn’t incorporated to fix China.” ... 

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Young/Old, Analysis/Speculation, Serial/Parallel, China/Saudi/Egypt

Young/Old, Analysis/Speculation, Serial/Parallel, China/Saudi/Egypt

CNR’s Weekly Review highlights some of the most interesting and can’t miss blog posts from the English China blogosphere. This week: May 31-June 6, 2009.

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Thai Anti-Communist Propaganda Pictures From The 1960s

Thai Anti-Communist Propaganda Pictures From The 1960s

Series of 6 pictures from Thailand in the 1960s depicting their differences from Communist China, including education, mobility, property, labor, & religion.

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Your Freedom Of Speech Is NOT Guaranteed On The Internet

Your Freedom Of Speech Is NOT Guaranteed On The Internet

Some people have the mistaken notion that their right to free speech extends to the comments they make on other people’s websites. Heh, these people are wrong.

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China Olympics with Kai Pan on BBC World Service Radio

China Olympics with Kai Pan on BBC World Service Radio

I just had my 15 seconds of fame pseudo-fame on the BBC World Service radio program “World, Have Your Say.” The debate topic was “Are we turning... 

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Mind the Gap at 14:28: the Three Day Mourning Period and the American Twitterati

Mind the Gap at 14:28: the Three Day Mourning Period and the American Twitterati

Elliott: This post does not reflect the opinions of my co-bloggers, they are solely my own. Robert Scoble, this one’s for you. Via Fuzheado on Twitter, Robert... 

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