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Chinese Earthquake

Death Toll In China Earthquakes Rises

AP | SCOTT McDONALD | Posted 11.08.2012 | World

BEIJING — Rescue workers cleared roads Saturday so they could search for survivors and rush aid to a remote mountainous area of southwestern Chi...

Series Of Quakes Rattles Southwest China

AP | SCOTT McDONALD | Posted 11.07.2012 | World

BEIJING — Blocked mountain roads were hampering rescue efforts after twin earthquakes struck southwestern China and killed at least 80 people, l...

For Whom the Munch Screams? It Screams for Thee

Edward Goldman | Posted 07.09.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

There were two stories that made the front-page news last week. One had to do with art and an obscene amount of money. The other was a story about the shameful treatment by the Chinese authorities of political dissident Chen Guangcheng.

China Accused Of Intimidating Families Of Earthquake Victims

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Almost one year on from the Sichuan earthquake, Amnesty International has called on the Chinese government to stop intimidating parents and relatives ...

Burma's Cyclone, China's Earthquake, America's Katrina

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

The Bush Administration should go after the Myanmar junta for not letting well-meaning foreign governments deliver relief-- except that the Bush Administration did the same thing when we needed relief.

1,000 buried in another school collapse in China

AP | WILLIAM FOREMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CHENGDU, China — Chinese state media is reporting that another 1,000 students and teachers are dead or missing after a massive earthquake crushe...