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The Sault Star
Falun Gong practitioners call for helppersecution of Falun Gong practitioners by the Chinese government. “We want to
Falun Gong practitioners call for help
The Sault Star / Posted 14 hours ago
persecution of Falun Gong practitioners by the Chinese government. “We want to prosecute former Communist Party leader, Jiang Zemin,” said Paula Lin, a Chinese-Canadian, and Falun Gong practitioner. Lin spoke outside of City Hall Friday, and was... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Xi’s day at the beachto those who were nominally in charge. But Mr Xi tries to keep interfering part
Xi’s day at the beach
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
to those who were nominally in charge. But Mr Xi tries to keep interfering party elders at bay (his predecessor-but-one, Jiang Zemin, turned 90 on August 17th, though still retains influence). Unlike his immediate predecessor, Hu Jintao, Mr Xi... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Falun Gong seeks local supportend to forced harvesting of organs. Falun Gong was first targeted, the group s
Falun Gong seeks local support
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
end to forced harvesting of organs. Falun Gong was first targeted, the group says, in 1999 by then-Communist Party leader Jiang Zemin. According to the protesters, Zemin viewed the popularity of Falun Gong as a threat to the total control held by... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Falun Gong seeks local supportend to forced harvesting of organs. Falun Gong was first targeted, the group s
Falun Gong seeks local support
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
end to forced harvesting of organs. Falun Gong was first targeted, the group says, in 1999 by then-Communist Party leader Jiang Zemin. According to the protesters, Zemin viewed the popularity of Falun Gong as a threat to the total control held by... Read more
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The China Post
Protesters congregate outside Shanghai-Taipei forumof Ko and Sha.Other protesters included Falun Gong activists decrying the 1999
Protesters congregate outside Shanghai-Taipei forum
The China Post / Posted 4 days ago
of Ko and Sha.Other protesters included Falun Gong activists decrying the 1999 crackdown initiated by then-Chinese leader Jiang Zemin that targeted the religious group. Ko invited Sha and the Shanghai delegation to a banquet on Monday.The... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China puts brave face on worst Olympics for 20 yearsnews agency, in a tweet that was later removed. As well as their lowest gold m
China puts brave face on worst Olympics for 20 years
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
news agency, in a tweet that was later removed. As well as their lowest gold medals tally (26) since Atlanta in 1996, when Jiang Zemin was president, China were also left smarting on a couple of occasions. Australia rebuffed China's demand for an... Read more
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BBC News
Jiang ZeminImage caption became president in 1989 after he was handpicked by Deng Xiaopin
Jiang Zemin
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
Image caption became president in 1989 after he was handpicked by Deng Xiaoping A year and a half ago, public appearances by China's former president were so rare that speculation swirled of his health, and a Hong Kong... Read more
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BBC News
Jiang Zemin death rumours spark China web crackdowninternet censorship has been dubbed the "great firewall of China" China has bl
Jiang Zemin death rumours spark China web crackdown
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
internet censorship has been dubbed the "great firewall of China" China has blocked internet references to retired leader Jiang Zemin after rumours circulated that he had died. Jiang also means river and internet searches for that word have... Read more
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BBC News
The politics of toad kings and fairy tales in Chinaon Chinese social media led tributes to the former leader as he turned 90 "Toa
The politics of toad kings and fairy tales in China
BBC News / Posted 7 days ago
on Chinese social media led tributes to the former leader as he turned 90 "Toad worship" is the cult of former President Jiang Zemin. The worshippers are often young people who weren't even born when Mr Jiang became China's leader in 1989. Their... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History, August 17: Hurricane Camille slams Gulf Coast in 1969crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Toda
Today in History, August 17: Hurricane Camille slams Gulf Coast in 1969
Southwest Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin (jahng zuh-MEEN') is 90. Author V.S. Naipaul is 84. Former MLB All-Star Boog Powell is 75. Actor Robert DeNiro is... Read more
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BBC News
Chinese Gen Guo Boxiong sentenced to life for corruption$14bn in assets. Many believe the retired army general's true crime was his al
Chinese Gen Guo Boxiong sentenced to life for corruption
BBC News / Posted 8 days ago
$14bn in assets. Many believe the retired army general's true crime was his allegiance to the former Chinese president, Jiang Zemin, and not the current leader, Xi Jinping. Guo was promoted through the ranks under Jiang Zemin and is thought to... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historycrime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Toda
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin is 90. Author V.S. Naipaul is 84. Former MLB All-Star Boog Powell is 75. Actor Robert DeNiro is 73. Movie... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 17, 2016crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Toda
This day in history, Aug. 17, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Today's birthdays: Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin (jahng zuh-MEEN') is 90. Author V.S. Naipaul is 84. Former MLB All-Star Boog Powell is 75. Actor Robert DeNiro is... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyAug. 17, the 230th day of 2016. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s b
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Aug. 17, the 230th day of 2016. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s birthdays: Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin is 90. Author V.S. Naipaul is 84. Former MLB All-Star Boog Powell is 75. Actor Robert DeNiro is 73. Movie... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in Historycrime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Toda
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
crime-fighting Batgirl in the 1960s TV hit "Batman," died in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Former Chinese president Jiang Zemin (jahng zuh-MEEN') is 90. Author V.S. Naipaul is 84. Former MLB All-Star Boog Powell is 75. Actor Robert DeNiro is... Read more
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Melfort Journal
Falun Gong practitioners seek assistancewere ultimately tortured, beaten and killed and had organs taken from there. Al
Falun Gong practitioners seek assistance
Melfort Journal / Posted 10 days ago
were ultimately tortured, beaten and killed and had organs taken from there. All their organs had a different price. The group also calls for the apprehension of former Chinese president, Jiang Zemin who they say initiated the atrocities i... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
FVR ‘optimistic’ about ice-breaking China triprole as an “icebreaker”, is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley’s ‘Lov
FVR ‘optimistic’ about ice-breaking China trip
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
role as an “icebreaker”, is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley’s ‘Love Me Tender’ with former Chinese president Jiang Zemin at a 1996 banquet. His trip represents “the first concrete step” in engagement for both sides and “could open a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Falun Gong advocates seek support in Wheat Cityon the Communist Party of China. The delegation also wants criminal proceeding
Falun Gong advocates seek support in Wheat City
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
on the Communist Party of China. The delegation also wants criminal proceedings brought against retired politician Jiang Zemin. "We want people to write their MP, write the prime minister to change what is happening in China," she said.... Read more
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Reuters
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China triprole as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Lov
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China trip
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
role as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Love Me Tender' with former Chinese president Jiang Zemin at a 1996 banquet. His trip represents "the first concrete step" in engagement for both sides and "could open a... Read more
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dna
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China triphis role as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China trip
dna / Posted 18 days ago
his role as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's Love Me Tender with former Chinese president Jiang Zemin at a 1996 banquet. His trip represents "the first concrete step" in engagement for both sides and "could open a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China triprole as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Lov
Philippines envoy 'optimistic' about ice breaking China trip
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
role as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Love Me Tender' with former Chinese president Jiang Zemin at a 1996 banquet. His trip represents "the first concrete step" in engagement for both sides and "could open a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippines envoyrole as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Lov
Philippines envoy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
role as an "icebreaker", is known for an impromptu duet of Elvis Presley's 'Love Me Tender' with former Chinese president Jiang Zemin at a 1996 banquet. His trip represents "the first concrete step" in engagement for both sides and "could open a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US Navy visits China, Ramos leaves for South China Sea talksseized the disputed Mischief Reef in 1995, sparking protests from the Philippin
US Navy visits China, Ramos leaves for South China Sea talks
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
seized the disputed Mischief Reef in 1995, sparking protests from the Philippines. Amid the rift, then-Chinese President Jiang Zemin paid a visit to Manila in 1996 and in a memorable moment, both leaders danced and sang Western songs, including... Read more
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ABC News
US Navy Visits China, Ramos Leaves for South China Sea Talksseized the disputed Mischief Reef in 1995, sparking protests from the Philippin
US Navy Visits China, Ramos Leaves for South China Sea Talks
ABC News / Posted 18 days ago
seized the disputed Mischief Reef in 1995, sparking protests from the Philippines. Amid the rift, then-Chinese President Jiang Zemin paid a visit to Manila in 1996 and in a memorable moment, both leaders danced and sang Western songs, including... Read more
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Rappler
Time for a Ramos model in the West Philippine Sea?land features in the Spratlys (Kalayaan Island Group). The following year, no
Time for a Ramos model in the West Philippine Sea?
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
land features in the Spratlys (Kalayaan Island Group). The following year, no less than the Chinese President Jiang Zemin visited the Philippines to discuss ways to manage territorial disputes and preserve a blossoming bilateral... Read more
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BC Local News
Canada accused of being complicit in Chinese forced organ harvestingChinese government, Gilkison says, has been persecuting Falun Gong practitioner
Canada accused of being complicit in Chinese forced organ harvesting
BC Local News / Posted 22 days ago
Chinese government, Gilkison says, has been persecuting Falun Gong practitioners since 1999, when then leader Jiang Zemin decided to crush the practice. “It’s not something that’s rational,” Gilkison says. “Most rational people don’t... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Canada accused of being complicit in Chinese forced organ harvestingChinese government, Gilkison says, has been persecuting Falun Gong practitioner
Canada accused of being complicit in Chinese forced organ harvesting
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
Chinese government, Gilkison says, has been persecuting Falun Gong practitioners since 1999, when then leader Jiang Zemin decided to crush the practice. “It’s not something that’s rational,” Gilkison says. “Most rational people don’t... Read more
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SKY News
Hinkley Threatens 'Golden Era' In China-UK Tiesas a translator for former leader, Deng Xiaoping, the successor to Chairman Mao
Hinkley Threatens 'Golden Era' In China-UK Ties
SKY News / Posted 24 days ago
as a translator for former leader, Deng Xiaoping, the successor to Chairman Mao, and accompanied another Chinese leader, Jiang Zemin, as part of a delegation to the UK to meet Margaret Thatcher in 1985. He said Chinese businessmen were... Read more
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DW
Chinese human rights lawyer to stand trial |all temples should demonstrate nine things, namely, portraits of the four major
Chinese human rights lawyer to stand trial |
DW / Posted 24 days ago
all temples should demonstrate nine things, namely, portraits of the four major Chinese leaders (Mao Zedong, Deng Xiaoping, Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao), the national flag, a map, tap water, radio and TV, cinema, a library, and newspapers. And in the... Read more
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The Irish Times
The Cultural Revolution and China’s Future review: A red dragon’s rise – and fall?for the Communist Party becoming more dynamic and managing change rather than u
The Cultural Revolution and China’s Future review: A red dragon’s rise – and fall?
The Irish Times / Posted 28 days ago
for the Communist Party becoming more dynamic and managing change rather than using outright oppression. This was when Jiang Zemin was in charge, before handing over to Hu, a president who many now feel treaded water and didn’t intervene enough... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
Proxy War Between China Leaders Enmeshes Hong Kong Publishersand arrests appear to be a small part of a larger war for primacy being waged i
Proxy War Between China Leaders Enmeshes Hong Kong Publishers
Asia Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
and arrests appear to be a small part of a larger war for primacy being waged in Beijing between forces allied with Jiang Zemin, general secretary of the Communist Party of China from 1989 to 2002, who as head of the so-called “Shanghai... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
China denies access to jailed US citizen and Hong Kong magazine chiefsDaily described New-Way Monthly and Multiple Face as being "close" to the polit
China denies access to jailed US citizen and Hong Kong magazine chiefs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Daily described New-Way Monthly and Multiple Face as being "close" to the political faction of former Chinese president Jiang Zemin, which has received a great deal of attention during current President Xi Jinping's 'tigers and flies'... Read more
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The North West Star
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
The North West Star / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Daily Liberal / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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The Young Witness
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
The Young Witness / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Western Advocate
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Western Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Kiama Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Manning River Times
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Manning River Times / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 30 days ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Phayul
Retired General sentenced to life on graft charges in Chinais being seen more as a political move than a criminal owing to the General’s l
Retired General sentenced to life on graft charges in China
Phayul / Posted 30 days ago
is being seen more as a political move than a criminal owing to the General’s loyalty for former Chinese president, Jiang Zemin, under whose tutelage he grew through the ranks. The connections between the two remained even after Jiang left... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its Investmentsalso visited the state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (Coma
China Authorities Defends Quality and Nature of Its Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
also visited the state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (Comac) in Shanghai. Comac spokespersons Jiang Zemin and Shingtao Huang said the company was formed with the approval of Sasac in collaboration with the State Council... Read more
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The Age
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
The Age / Posted a month ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Woman worries about mother held by Chinais a meditative spiritual discipline that the Chinese government has been tryin
Woman worries about mother held by China
The Sudbury Star / Posted a month ago
is a meditative spiritual discipline that the Chinese government has been trying to stamp out since 1999, when then-leader Jiang Zemin launched what Lu calls a "brutal campaign of persecution." She says her mom began practising Falun Gong... Read more
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Canberra Times
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Canberra Times / Posted a month ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Brisbane Times / Posted a month ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted a month ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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WA Today
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thoughtSun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to sur
The final stand of Yanhuang Chunqiu, torchbearer of Chinese liberal thought
WA Today / Posted a month ago
Sun told Fairfax Media. "Despite its liberal stand, the journal was able to survive and thrive under [Chinese presidents] Jiang Zemin and Hu Jintao for more than two decades. "The likely closure of arguably the last truth-speaking platform only... Read more
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