So, lovely photographers out there, please take some pics when you're next along that way and in the position to snap safely, and post them to Indymedia. Merci bien!
1.5 million Chinese have been 'displaced' in the build up to the Beijing Olympics, according to COHRE (the Centre on Housing Rights & Eviction a Geneve). The world has been presented by small girls in little red dresses with saccharin voices (who are not even singing apparently - the one at the opening ceremony was miming, while another sang - the one with the voice was apparently not up to the aesthetic grade for the occasion poor love), while Tibet continues to suffer.
So, fakery and human rights abuses - and what about the carbon footprint? Don't get me started.