The Year in Review 2011

The year that just passed was an especially busy one for China watchers and journalists. We have put together a slideshow of some of the top stories from , from the CCP’s lavish 90th birthday celebrations to the siege of , Guangdong by local residents. Please click on the underlined text within each slide to read more. Happy New Year to all our readers, and here’s to a calmer, more harmonious 2012.