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Chen speaks positive of China, Chai Ling fears he is under control


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Ming Pao reports: Former student movement leader Chai Ling says that blind Chinese rights lawyer Chen Guangcheng spoke positively of the Chinese government when he arrived in the United States, giving her the impression that Chen is under control when he speaks.

Chen and his family have arrived in New York. He is happy that he has finally arrived, and expressed his gratitude many times.

Chen and his family arrived at Newark Liberty Airport, New Jersey by a United Airlines flight at about 6:00am Hong Kong time today. Accompanied by his wife Yuen Weijing and Jerome Cohen, a professor of Law Faculty at New York University, he arrived at the university to meet media. It was the first time he met media in public after he fled house arrest from his house to the American embassy, and was then hospitalised.

He began his speech by saying, “Through lots…

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  1. Not to sound much more cynical than usual 🙂 – but, if the going rate hasn’t changed, he should be good for a minimum of $1 million.

    The big chuckle at a party I attended years ago in Warsaw – was the lead male dancer [about as jealous as a performer could be] prattling that he was offered $2 million to defect and Baryshnikov only got $1 million.

    Posted by eideard | May 20, 2012, 22:40

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