Deadline up for China Petitioners – James Reynolds
Ordinary Chinese citizens who have travelled to Beijing to protest about local injustices have been ordered to leave their homes. From BBC:
Many say the demolition is part of a campaign to clean up Beijing before the Communist Party’s congress next month.
The petitioners’ village in Beijing is not really a village. More accurately, it is a set of boarding houses in a series of narrow, damp alleyways. [Full Text]