China Prime Minister Warns on Social Justice – BBC

From BBC News:

China’s prime minister has warned of the need to make sure the country’s rapid economic development does not come at the expense of social justice.

Wen Jiabao said they were “interrelated and mutually beneficial tasks” that would help create a harmonious society.

Mr Wen, in comments published by state media, also talked of the need for democracy, but said China’s socialist system was still at a “primary stage”.[Full Text]


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