Proposition: It Was a Mistake to Award the Olympics to Beijing.

is holding a debate over the proposition: “It was a mistake to award the to .” The pro side is represented by Gordon G. Chang, author of The Coming of , while Charles W. Freeman III, Freeman Chair in China Studies at CSIS, takes the opposing view. The is free to vote on the proposition, and as of this , 33% voted for it, with 66% against. The web page also highlights “featured participants” offering their views on the question. Today the featured participant is activist Yang Jianli. Thanks to at China in Transition for the tip.

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