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By Xiaobo Liu,E. Perry Link,Tienchi Martin-Liao,Perry Link,Xia Liu,Vaclav Havel

ISBN-10: 0674061470

ISBN-13: 9780674061477

ISBN-10: 0674072324

ISBN-13: 9780674072329

whilst the Nobel Peace Prize was once presented on December 10, 2010, its recipient, Liu Xiaobo, was once in Jinzhou legal, serving an eleven-year sentence for what Beijing known as “incitement to subvert country power.” In Oslo, actress Liv Ullmann learn a protracted assertion the activist had ready for his 2009 trial. It learn partially: “I stand through the convictions I expressed in my ‘June moment starvation Strike assertion’ two decades ago—I haven't any enemies and no hatred. not one of the police who monitored, arrested, and interrogated me, not one of the prosecutors who indicted me, and not one of the judges who judged me are my enemies.”

That assertion is among the items during this e-book, consisting of writings spanning twenty years, offering perception into all features of chinese language lifestyles. Liu speaks pragmatically, but with deep-seated ardour, approximately peasant land disputes, Han chinese language in Tibet, baby slavery, the web in China, the modern craze for Confucius, and the Tiananmen bloodbath. additionally provided are poems written for his spouse, Liu Xia, public records, and a foreword by way of Václav Havel. those works not just chronicle a number one dissident’s fight opposed to tyranny yet increase the checklist of common eager for freedom and dignity.

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