WorldViews: Wukan


Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 02/02/2012

Wukan, tiny village in China that staged open rebellion, gets the right to vote

Tiny village in China that staged open rebellion had its first-ever free and fair elections Wednesday.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:59 PM ET, 02/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, China, Wukan, protests, votes

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 12/15/2011

As China threatens to crack down on Wukan protesters, the village disappears from the Web

As the government threatens to punish protest leaders in Wukan, all mentions of the village disappear from Web

By Elizabeth Flock  |  12:20 PM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, China, Wukan, protests, land grabs

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 12/14/2011

Chinese village put on lockdown amid growing unrest

Police have sealed off a town in Guangdong province to try to crush a growing uprising.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:59 AM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, China, Guangdong province, Wukan, Lifeng, land grab