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China Boycotts Melbourne Film Festival over Rebiya Kadeer

Chinese film directors will not be showing their works at the Melbourne Film Festival.  The boycott is in retaliation against Festival organiser’s refusal to discard a film about Rebiya Kadeer from its program.  Richard Moore, director of the Melbourne International … Continue reading

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Green Leader Bob Brown Sought Australian Senate Support for Liu Xiaobo

Senator Bob Brown called on the Australian government to exert pressure on China regarding the formal arrest of Liu Xiaobo.  The following is an excerpt of the relevant sections from the Senate debate on Thursday June 25 between Brown and … Continue reading

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