NYTimes blocked in China after article revealing wealth of leader

Very nice piece in the New York Times about how the family of Chinese prime minister Wen Jiabao has made millions during his term.

Billions in Hidden Riches for Family of Chinese Leader

To no one’s surprise, China blocked the Times’ site.

New York Times blocked by China after report on wealth of Wen Jiabao’s family

Seems the Chinese government still isn’t ready for free press yet.

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