Report From Shanghai: Evicted

September 15, 2005

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Millions of residents of central Shanghai have been resettled in far off districts as part of a sweeping plan to remake their city. Those who resist eviction find themselves with few legal options, and too little compensation. This is the story of a neighborhood on Fengyang Road marked for demolition, and what happened to one man who fought to stay.

Video: Joe Mullin, Graduate School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley

Additional support for "Report from Shanghai" was provided by institutional and individual gifts from UC Berkeleys Institute of East Asian Studies, the Center for Chinese Studies, the Department of East Asian Languages and Culture, International and Area Studies, and the Program on Mass Communication. ORIAS contributed to outreach and distribution. Instructors: Todd Carrel and Christopher Beaver. Technical Advisor: Milt Wallace.

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