July 29, 2008

NOT THAT WE AREN'T SYMPATHETIC TO THE TIBETANS...:

If President, McCain Wouldn’t Attend Opening Ceremony (Laura Meckler, 7/29/08, WSJ: Washington Wire)

Sen. John McCain says that if he were president, he wouldn’t attend the opening ceremonies of the Olympic games in Beijing, something President Bush plans to do. McCain, the Republican presidential candidate, cited China’s conflict with Tibet, which seeks autonomy.

“I don’t think I would, particularly in light of the Tibetan situation,” he said Monday when asked about it on CNN’s “Larry King Live.”


...but what of the Uighurs, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the one-child policy, Falun Gong, Christians....

Posted by Orrin Judd at July 29, 2008 8:28 AM
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