Dai Qing and Three Gorges

Sad truth of the happy peasant

(October 1993) China’s official media have been eager to depict happy peasants thanking the government for their decision to move them out of their poverty-ridden villages on the Yangtze, and give them new homes, jobs and farmland. But this is not the whole story.

Panoscope (PS) – The Environment and Development Magazine for the 1990’s, ISSN: 0951-8819 No: 37, October 1993

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