26 May, 2015

SO CLUED UP :: China doesn't always get it's own way

Yesterday we ended up our 'Ducks and Canals' post by saying we could go for a Chinese, well today we have one. These are some really cool pictures of people in a communist country sticking it to the government.

Currently China is expanding at such a rate they need to build things, and build them quick! So this means disregarding people and their homes, but here are some residents that have been proper stubborn about giving up their homes. These houses are called 'nail houses' in China, as it refers to nails in wood that need to be hammered down. But they do not always get their way!

According to the New York Times, the Chinese government has previously banned the news media and bloggers from reporting on such homes for feat that they represent a symbol of resistance.  Come at us!