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Profiles in courage: China's dissident gang of 10 Add to ...

Liu Xiaobo, who will be languishing in a jail cell on Dec. 10, 2010, when his Nobel Peace Prize is awarded, belongs to a small group of activists who still call for democratic reforms in China. Here are 10 of the top dissenters, who range from a twentysomething blogger to a crusading journalist to a venerable party insider. With much to lose, they continue to speak out – a remarkable fact given how little progress they've made since Tiananmen. Mark MacKinnon reports from Beijing



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