Chinese Dissident Chen Guangcheng's Daring Escape

Blind Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng's escape from house arrest could have been a scene from a Hollywood movie. After months of vicious beatings by Chinese guards, Chen and his wife began studying the movement of the guards who were constantly watching them. For days, Chen pretended to be too sick to get out of bed, then deep into a moonless night he made his move. Chen, a human rights lawyer who came to international prominence for exposing the forced abortions and sterilizations of rural...Full Story
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