Tag Archives: Sichuan

Shifang protest

From the September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters: Shifang protest Chinese officials in Sichuan province bowed quickly to mass protests and withdrew plans on July 3 for construction of a $1.6 billion molybdenum copper processing plant in Shifang town. … Continue reading

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World in View: China’s migrant revolt

From the new July-August 2011 issue of News & Letters: World in View China’s migrant revolt Thousands of migrant workers exploded onto the streets in the industrial suburb of Zengcheng in Guangdong province and vented their rage for a week. … Continue reading

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