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An American in China

Turning Up the Heat in China

Posted by w_thames_the_d on February 25, 2011

From here, China is turning up the heat on its internet policing…..

“BEIJING — China is widening its Internet policing following online calls for protests like those in the Middle East, with social networking site LinkedIn and searches for the U.S. ambassador’s name both blocked.Searches for Ambassador Jon Huntsman’s name in Chinese on popular microblogging site Sina Weibo were met with a message Friday saying results were blocked due to unspecified “laws, regulations and policies.”

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