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Obama's Disgraceful Abandonment of Chen Guangcheng

Cornelia5 Wrote: May 04, 2012 7:40 AM
Chen Xiansheng is learning what it is to be an American under the Obama administration - abandoned, lied to, betrayed and used. November 2012, where are you when we need you?
traitorbill Wrote: May 04, 2012 10:53 AM
And where is Lee Harvey Oswald when the country really needs him?
Christine241 Wrote: May 04, 2012 3:34 PM
Unfortunately if one were to step forward, the conservatives would be blamed and the race riots would begin. My personal preferance is that hell itself rises up from the center of the earth and claims its own, so none of the good guys could possibly be blamed. It also happened in the Bible that the earth swallowed an entire family. We could build another White House if the earth opened up there and claimed him. On the night that the staff has the night off.

It's hard to know which is worse: one's grief over Chen Guangcheng's fate or the fury over the Obama administration's abandonment of him to that fate.

Chen was already an internationally known human rights activist when he remarkably showed up at the U.S. embassy in Beijing last week seeking refuge. A blind, self-taught lawyer from Shandong province, Chen had been held prisoner for 19 months for the crime of publicizing Chinese atrocities by those enforcing the "one child" policy. Chen had chosen a moonless night (his captors were not blind) to scale several high walls and stumble his way...