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EDITORIAL: China’s indefensible abuse of power

This is why stories such as Lee’s and Gui’s should serve as a caution to Taiwanese who see nothing wrong with the idea of China annexing Taiwan. These people can argue for the sentimental lure of the motherland, or the economic benefits that being part of China might bring, but are such benefits worth the lack of freedoms, the arbitrary abuse of power and the risk of being arrested by a SWAT team as you take your daughter to school?

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