China Censors Obama

Perhaps because us youngins’ seem to only read about these things in history books, I’m always a bit surprised to see  news like this:  China censors parts of Obama’s inaugural speech

China Central Television (CCTV) suddenly cut off its live broadcast of the speech during a paragraph that mentioned communism and fascism as two forces Americans had fought against. […]

But in the translated versions of the address, Sina and other web sites omitted a paragraph observers understood as aimed at China: ”To those who cling to power through corruption and deceit and the silencing of dissent, know that you are on the wrong side of history, but that we will extend a hand if you are willing to unclench your fist.”

One thought on “China Censors Obama

  1. Ha ha! Love you China. Thanks for the money! Just kidding about the whole corruption and deciept thing!!! xoxo gossip bama

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