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Council on Foreign Relations: Olympic Pressure on China

June 17, 2008


Excerpted from Council on Foreign Relations:

To improve Beijing's image, China launched a new initiative: "Welcome the Olympics. Improve Manners and Foster New Attitudes." As a report (PDF) by Human Rights in China shows, the campaign is designed to discourage things like public spitting, belching, and soup slurping.

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