It has been reported that the upcoming fourth plenary session of the 18th Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party will focus on governing the country according to law. Gao’s was a “top case” during the reign of domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang. Now that President Xi Jinping has expelled Zhou for “serious disciplinary violations,” will Xi and the party act to follow the rule of law and correct the injustices done to Gao? RTWT
The China Digital Times notes that Badiucao honors the Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong by linking it with the 1989 protest movement. In this image (above), the Tank Man is now joined by dozens of youthful, exuberant protesters who are “occupying” the tank. They are holding aloft a flag emblazoned with “抗命,” part of the term “civil disobedience” which has been used for the Hong Kong protests.