Hats off to the Chinese!

Over 40 million Chinese nationals are bloggers.

If you are an internet user in China – at home or in any internet cafe you can look forward to pop ups on your screen that remind you that you are being watched.

Any mention of Democracy online in China generally results in the dreaded ban of shame… or worse.

Of 61 people jailed World-wide for internet crime, 51 of them are in China.


I reflect back on meeting and interviewing a mainland Chinese student at the University I work at.

She had no recollection of anything bad ever happening at Tiananmen Square.

That fact alone is sobering. It is harrowing. It is staggering.

So. To the millions of Chinese bloggers that stand diligent, that defy arrest and prosecution for expressing their free will:

I salute you.
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