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Rinsing Away the Failures of Hydropower

By staff reporter Liu Hongqiao 05.24.2012 15:17

Villagers in Qinghai saw their livelihoods sold down the river, only to be bought back up again by the local government with public funds. This year, one municipal government quietly rolled out policies …

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Walls close in on Tibetan nomads promised better life

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Philip Wen
February 20, 2012

Losang, a dark, stocky man with a shock of jet black hair and a beaming grin, is known as the happiest man in his village. The former nomad cackles with infectious laughter after almost every …

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