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Chinese cool to CCP's 80th anniversary

APATHETIC Average citizens as well as some long-time party members feel that widespread corruption has betrayed the ideals and goals of the party's founders

AFP , BEIJING

Du is a "petitioner" who came to Beijing several years ago to lobby authorities over the murder of her mother, but has had no success.

"The killing of students during June 4th and the persecution of Falungong -- I have no hope in this regime at all," she said.

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