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  • The Monitor's View Hong Kong's pearl of great price

    Long known for its freedoms, Hong Kong faces a plan by China to restrict democracy by limiting candidates in the territory's elections. At the same time, China plans more freedom for its consumers and investors. The Communist Party sits on a contradiction.

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September 2, 2014

Photos of the Day 09/02

Men position an inflatable giant figure in the shape of a pink river dolphin in front of the National Congress in Brazil. The figure was placed by organizers of the Red Alert conservation campaign, which is trying to halt the killing of dolphins, which is illegal but common.

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