Liberty vs optimism: an East-West tussle over China’s future

A clash of civilisations played out on a conference stage in Hong Kong as an academic extolling individual freedom and a venture capitalist citing data on Chinese optimism traded barbs.
“As China grows and develops and rises to become a world power, commensurate with that they have to start giving a little bit more openness to their own people,” said Keith Richburg, an American journalist, author and academic.
“They have to start letting people read a little bit more what they…
Source: SCMP – China



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