National Day in China

Photography by Wang Ningde
Photograph by Wang Ning De

Today is the 58th Anniversary of People’s Republic of China.
A Chinese film depicting Mao Zedong founding the People’s Republic of China. Title unknown (From youtube)

The heroism of Burmese, the shame of China by Rosemary Righter (London Times)

When China joined Russia last January to veto a fairly mild United Nations Security Council resolution calling on Burma to free political prisoners and improve its abominable human rights record, Beijing’s Ambassador at the UN helpfully explained that “no country is perfect” and that “similar problems exist in other countries”. Including, as he of course did not say, China.

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Meeting Place Photo Beijin

Dance in a Small Town – Wang Nin De (Federico WangNinde Fellini)