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Chai Ling: Speech-Squelching Narcissistic Megalomaniac B*tch!

Chai Ling: Speech-Squelching Narcissistic Megalomaniac B*tch!

Chai Ling, a famous (or infamous) student leader from the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests in Beijing, China, is now suing others for saying bad things about her.

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Newly Released Photos From 20 Years Ago

Newly Released Photos From 20 Years Ago

Newly released photos of the events twenty years ago bring back to life this important event that is sadly fading from memory from many (but not all). This morning,... 

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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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Chinese Bloggers On The 20th Anniversary Of June 4th

Chinese Bloggers On The 20th Anniversary Of June 4th

A collection of blog posts by mainland Chinese bloggers concerning the censorship and memories surrounding the 20th anniversary of Tiananmen Square 1989.

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June 4, 1989: Where Were You? What Were You Doing?

June 4, 1989: Where Were You? What Were You Doing?

Tiananmen Square June 4th, 1989: Where were you? How old were you? What were you doing? How did you feel? What did you do afterward? What have you done since?

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Chinese Internet Maintenance Day Is Today

Chinese Internet Maintenance Day Is Today

Today is a day just like any other in China, especially because memories of the events 20 years ago have been edited, lost, or never existed especially among younger... 

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China’s Great Firewall Blocks Twitter, Flickr, Hotmail, Live, Bing

China’s Great Firewall Blocks Twitter, Flickr, Hotmail, Live, Bing

Several major websites & services have been blocked by the Chinese government in anticipation of the 20th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Incident.

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Shanghai, Arrogance, Censors, Run Away, Caracazo, & Nukes!

Shanghai, Arrogance, Censors, Run Away, Caracazo, & Nukes!

CNR’s Weekly Review highlights some of the most interesting and can’t miss blog posts from the English China blogosphere. This week: May 23-30, 2009.

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Sensitive Anniversary, Edited Memories

Sensitive Anniversary, Edited Memories

Andre Fenton, neuroscientist The New York Times recently reported that New York neuroscientists have discovered an experimental drug that has the effect of immobilizing... 

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20 Excerpts: “Sorting Fact From Fiction – Tiananmen Revisited”

20 Excerpts: “Sorting Fact From Fiction – Tiananmen Revisited”

20 excerpts from Mark Anthony Jones’ illuminating essay discussing what happened and who to blame for the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests & eventual “massacre.”

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