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Brittney Stewart

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When will China be free?

What will it take for China to end its human rights abuses? With the burgeoning youth of China becoming acutely aware of the oppressive nature of their government, how long do you think it will take them to change this, or convince the goverment to change? Will it be a revolution like Tunisia or Libya, if so would the U.S. aid the rebels? Will it happen in the next decade or continue to bubble beneath the surface?

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  • Nov 5 2011: Continued #5
    You are free to look for jobs, send in resumes and hold a high-end job. No one is forcing you to work in textile industry. Just because somehow the western media ALWAYS only show those textile or electronic assembly workers does not mean this is forced work. Those people are all uneducated and unskilled workers and those are high-paying jobs for them, which they can then support their family and children. The alternative is that they can work on farm land all year round and make like 1/10 th of what they make now.
    It is unfortunate that those people are poor, uneducated and unskilled, and probably will never have the chance to be something different, but through their hard work, their children can go to college and move up in the society. Remember Chinese literacy rate is still much lower than US, but are growing very fast BECAUSE of these hard-working unskilled labors. They in fact CHOOSE to work so their children can have a better future, same as YOUR PARENTS AND YOU.
    Also, you are Free to start up on your own. Own a restaurant or shop. In fact that’s a norm. There are still not a lot of Chains in China so many people have a fighting chance. You can of course be an entrepreneur as long as you can. Most people just don’t have the knowledge to do so.

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