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Chen Guangcheng. Pic: AP.

Analysis: Chinese media stays quiet on Chen Guangcheng

By Wed, May 02, 2012 12:48PM UTC 5 Comments Chen Guangcheng. Pic: AP.

By Casey Hynes Since last week, when rumors of Chen Guangcheng’s arrival at the American embassy in Beijing broke, the Western media began to buzz with rumors and speculation about his fate. The blind Chinese activist and dissident had escaped from his home in Shandong province after spending nearly two years under house arrest. Yet...