Sunday, August 17, 2008

Fakery at China's Olympics

The children representing the 56 different ethnic groups in the opening ceremonies were actually all from the Han Chinese majority. Link.

And why are the stadiums only half-filled? Because the Chinese government won't let people buy tickets out of fear of demonstrations by large groups. Link.

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