China Blind Activist

June 7, 2012 - 10:47 AM
FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2010 file photo, unidentified men block a journalist's vehicle from entering Dongshigu Village, Yinan county, China. Suddenly the guard posts came down and the hired toughs who manned them melted away, restoring an air of freedom this week to the village that authorities turned into a prison to keep blind activist Chen Guangcheng under house arrest for nearly two years. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)