Sunday, January 05, 2014

China's Urban Poor Living in Sewers and Basements

Property Boom Creates 'Rat Race'

"Socialism means eliminating poverty. Pauperism is not socialism, still less communism." 
-Deng Xiaoping, June 30, 1984, at a Central Committee plenum, in a speech discussing Marxist theory.

In fact, China's "Socialism with Chinese Characteristics" is pauperism for more than a million workers in Beijing.

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