Obama’s stimulus makes Paul Allen a billion dollars richer. If this was Bush we’d never hear the end of it.
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China, your abuse of Tibet is intolerable, and we’ll take care of it the minute we fix the economic crisis, the global climate change crisis and the security crisis. I kid you not. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton actually said that.
Paying her first visit to Asia as the top US diplomat, Clinton said the United States would continue to press China on long-standing US concerns over human rights such as its rule over Tibet.
“But our pressing on those issues can’t interfere on the global economic crisis, the global climate change crisis and the security crisis,” Clinton told reporters in Seoul just before leaving for Beijing.
LATER: Amnesty International and Students for a Free Tibet aren’t happy with Clinton.