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Chinese President's Bun Shop Now Hub for Protestors

Written by Abby Liu On 8 January 2014 @ 9:46 am | No Comments

In China, Citizen Media, East Asia, English, Protest, Quick Reads

After Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to a local restaurant [1] last week that received massive media attention, petitioners in Beijing think it's a good place for protest. Last weekend they showed up [2]outside of the restaurant hanging banners calling out the government for corruption.

Photo from Sina Weibo

Photo from Sina Weibo

 


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[1] visit to a local restaurant: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2013/12/29/chinese-president-xi-jinping-eats-steam-buns/

[2] showed up : http://shanghaiist.com/2014/01/06/qifeng-steamed-buns-protest.php

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