Mao, Pol Pot and Social Engineers

John B. Hammes economic at NETINS.NET
Sun Nov 9 22:16:44 MST 1997


Ma:

I'm sure it IS true.  People protest things here all the time.  It's
what democracy is all about...disagreement. :)

John Hammes

On Sat, 8 Nov 1997, Ma ZhangKai wrote:
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:-)CND news. I think this is true.
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:-)********
:-)(2) JIANG Zemin Proclaims China's Future in Los Angeles
:-)
:-)[CND, 11/03/97] Welcomed by perhaps the most sympathetic audience in his
:-)American visit, JIANG Zemin spoke of China's future at a farewell dinner
:-)in Los Angeles, according to an AFP report. "In the 21st century, China
:-)will be built into a strong, democratic, culturally advanced...country,"
:-)said Jiang to some 900 members of the Chinese community at Biltmore
:-)Hotel.
:-)The enthusiastic group at one point prompted Jiang to sing a portion of
:-)the "Beijing Opera."
:-)
:-)The dinner came after a day of meeting with Californian political and
:-)business leaders. California holds a full 40 percent of the 2-million
:-)Chinese population residing in the U.S., and is as well a major business
:-)partner with China. Los Angeles is Jiang's final stop of his state
:-)visit.
:-)
:-)As in his previoius stops, protestors made sure that their voices on
:-)human
:-)rights and Tibet issue against Chinese policies heard by the Chinese
:-)leader. One masked group displayed a scene of mock execution, while
:-)another
:-)man dressed in Chinese military uniform led away a few acted monks with
:-)fake blood on their faces. (Jim YU Guochen WAN)
:-)

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   "Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new."

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