IHT Rendezvous: Calls for Press Freedom in China's South

Full story: FiveThirtyEight
Something remarkable was under way in southern China on Monday: an open revolt at one of the country's biggest and most popular news groups against the propaganda authorities, who apparently censored an outspoken New Year's "greeting" in a major newspaper calling for constitutionalism and greater rights in China. Full Story

Since: Mar 08

Portland, OR

#1 Jan 7, 2013
Wow, good for them! Chinese people standing up for what is right---I guess not all the Chinese are hopelessly brainwashed and indoctrinated.

I hope no great harm comes to these brave people--I hope the communist government doesn't butcher them and their loved ones like they usually do.
VOICES OF AMERICA

Brooklyn, NY

#4 Jan 7, 2013
"The right to bear arms helps to protect our right to free speech."

"I would applaud them for demanding truthful, accurate and unbiased information but I found myself clicking back and forth between Fox News and MSNBC and finding I don't know the meaning of that myself."

"Freedom.
I hope some day WE get it (back)."

"we should start one here and replace the mainstream media with one that hasn't picked sides."
VOICES OF AMERICA

Brooklyn, NY

#5 Jan 7, 2013
"Democracy" is what's hyped by the CIA to come in and set up their puppets.

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