Category Archives: Corruption

The death of Air Zimbabwe

Harare It flew profitably through 23 years of United Nations-imposed sanctions. It carried on without a blip after black nationalist guerillas shot down two of its Viscounts in the late 1970s, the last years of white-ruled Rhodesia. After independence in 1980, … Continue reading

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Asia Times Online :: Deadly fog on the Mekong

Interesting article about the drug trafficking on the Mekong river. Asia Times Online :: Deadly fog on the Mekong.

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Sham trial does more harm than good, again

SCMP.com – Sham trial does more harm than good, again via SCMP.com – Sham trial does more harm than good, again.

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Cover-up denied in Shanghai milk scandal

SCMP.com – Cover-up denied in Shanghai milk scandal via SCMP.com – Cover-up denied in Shanghai milk scandal.

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Shanghai bridge found stuffed with foam

From the South China Morning Post of December 30: First it was “tofu” schools, now foam bridges. Shanghai engineers have become the subject of ridicule from internet users after a supposedly concrete bridge was found stuffed with rubbish and plastic … Continue reading

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Don’t you just love ’em?

Why is everything in this country about limitless greed nowadays? This depressing article is from the South China Morning Post. Authorities in Hubei province have punished a manager of a salvage company over an accident in which three college students … Continue reading

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Petitioning for justice.

An interesting article from the South China Morning Post, about the practice of petitioning, which goes back to the old days when governments were just as corrupt and rotten as in present times. Beijing has been the graveyard of hope … Continue reading

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