Tagged with property rights

Peasant Beaten to Death Over Land Rights

Peasant Beaten to Death Over Land Rights


Anhui Province, Yuxian. Story Source The Government and related departments, owing to interest in developing the land along the 314 Main Road, organized a meeting between property developers and residents. Following a succession of threats, tricks, cona, and violence, the kind, innocent villagers didn’t dare to confront the Government; and could only cry whilst they … Continue reading

Granny Buried Alive


Planning permission is a powerful thing, especially if bought with wads of cash. This story reminds me of the opening to the Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, with some poor sod trying to stop a big yellow digger tearing down his house, whilst dressed only in his pajamas. The article says “It is not … Continue reading