Monthly Archives: October 2008

About Hu Jia and the Sakharov Prize

I have been observing with great amusement how some bloggers have managed to hijack the news about Hu Jia’s Sakharov Prize award to advance their agenda. Their motives, in both cases, are far from honourable. I am referring to how … Continue reading

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China blogger links AIDS with homosexuality, re “Tongzhi in Love”

Is HIV/AIDS a “homosexual” disease? Scientifically, no, it’s not. And one would expect homosexuals and all who sympathise with the injustices they suffer, to try to make it clear to others that there is no connection between HIV/AIDS and homosexuality. … Continue reading

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