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  1. You can't outwit the cunning of history

    Posted Jul 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... to uncork champagne while a Chinese one could only despair. But, what Hegel calls the cunning of history means that future outcomes almost always elude people's expectations. Philosophers ... continue to control people's thoughts and expressions, persecute religious life and minorities, conduct 'slave labour and concentration camps', restrict non-governmental bodies ...

  2. China's problems once again become the problems of the world, naturally

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... and co-author Liu Jianguo catalogue the usual doomsday lists confronting the People's Republic: 'air pollution, biodiversity losses, cropland losses, depleted fisheries, desertification, ... erosion, trash accumulation and water pollution and shortages'. They warn that these issues are causing serious economic losses, social conflicts and health costs within China ...



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