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'From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step' - Diderot

Friday, 30 June 2006

National Anthem - People's Republic of China

China is not competing in the World Cup, but even though I dislike many aspects of the politics of that country I like the tune. However, instead of putting up a very 'propaganda-ish' video, I thought I would put up one which, whilst it is a good recording, does contain a pretty strong political message which I am sure those of you who remember the events of 1989 in Tienanmen Square, Beijing will find appropriate:

Now, four anthems in one day is probably enough. More tomorrow.

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