Tag Archives: China

Peace Prize not Awarded to Empty Suit This Year

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The Nobel Prize committee gave someone other than George Bush a kick in the leg this year by honoring dissident Liu Xiaobo with the Peace Prize.  China kept him in prison, so the award was presented to an empty chair.

Leaks

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The U.S. wants China to play a” responsible role” with North Korea.  That may depend on the meaning of “responsible”.

Google

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Here is a NYT story about Google’s move from mainland China to Hong Kong due to Chinese censorship and alleged hacking.