"They began calling him Big Brother (dage), with a note of affection."
December 20, 2018 12:44 AM Subscribe
Recently, the Beijing police took my brother sightseeing again. Nine days, two guards, chauffeured tours through a national park that’s a World Heritage site, visits to Taoist temples and to the Three Gorges, expenses fully covered, all courtesy of the Ministry of Public Security.—China’s Bizarre Program to Keep Activists in Check by Jianying Zha. This is a portrait of her brother, democracy activist Zha Jinguao, whom she wrote about eleven years ago for The New Yorker (with a short postscript).
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