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Chinese Farmers Revolt Against Government Land Grab

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2013 | World

By James Pomfret SHANGPU, China, March 7 (Reuters) - Torched vehicles and violent clashes in the Chinese village of Shangpu as farmers...

Forbidden City Art Theft Lands Farmer In Jail

AP | Posted 03.19.2012 | World

BEIJING -- A Beijing court sentenced a Chinese farmer to 13 years in jail on Monday for stealing art pieces from the Forbidden City, the heavily guard...

China Farmer Fights Eviction With Homemade Cannon, Rockets (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A farmer in central China is defending his right to land ownership by using homemade rockets to ward off government attempts to evict him. Since Feb...