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Miss World Canada is Back to Challenge China on Organ-harvesting

China’s influence ‘is so huge that no one really dares to speak up,’ Lin says By Matthew Pennington, The Associated Press Posted: Dec 15, 2016 9:37 AM ET   Miss Canada will be vying for more than the winner’s tiara when she competes in the annual Miss World pageant in Washington this weekend. Anastasia Lin […]

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Donald Trump Rooster Statue Takes China by Storm

By Serena Dong, CNN Updated 0931 GMT (1731 HKT) December 28, 2016 Beijing (CNN)What do you get when you cross the year of the rooster with the year of Trump? A “yuge” statue. A giant rooster sculpture, sporting the President-elect’s signature hairdo and hand gestures, has been erected outside a shopping mall in Taiyuan, in […]

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Pageant Silences Beauty Queen, a Critic of China, at a U.S. Contest

By ANDREW JACOBS – The New York Times – Wednesday, December 14, 2016 After the Chinese authorities blocked the Canadian beauty queen Anastasia Lin from attending the 65th annual Miss World pageant in China last year, the event’s British organizers offered her a consolation prize, of sorts: They promised to allow her a chance to […]

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