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Tibet, China and the Olympic Games


It will be interesting to see how "tough" President Bush is able to get with China on the human rights issue during the period before the Olympic Games begin, considering that the Chinese hold such a massive amount of U.S. debt.

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Regarding Nancy Pelosi's urging Bush not to attend the opening ceremonies: Why would he boycott it? The Chinese system of governance is everything to which he aspires! Total repression of free speech, and intolerance for criticism, forced allegiance to the party in power and no religious dissent. He'll probably take notes while he's there!

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Chan LoweCHAN LOWE has been the Sun Sentinel’s first and only editorial cartoonist for the past twenty-six years. Before that, he worked as cartoonist and writer for the Oklahoma City Times and the Shawnee (OK) News-Star.

Chan went to school in New York City, Los Angeles, and the U.K., and graduated from Williams College in 1975 with a degree in Art History. He also spent a year at Stanford University as a John S. Knight Journalism Fellow.

His work has won numerous awards, including the Green Eyeshade Award and the National Press Foundation Berryman Award. He has also been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. His cartoons have won multiple first-place awards in all of the Florida state journalism contests, and The Lowe-Down blog, which he began in 2008, has won writing awards from the Florida Press Club and the Society of Professional Journalists.
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