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Activists detained after lighting up “Free Tibet” LED throwies banner near Olympics

Post Date: Aug 19, 2008 2:00 p.m.
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Our friend James Powderly is missing in China after displaying a LED throwie "free tibet" sign... Boingboing is running down this story... An update on the pro-Tibet tech-art protests happening in Beijing: Students for a Free Tibet tells Boing Boing that a group of five pro-Tibet activists displayed an LED Throwie Banner near the Olympics site in Beijing, and were promptly detained by Chinese authorities. From SFT, via email to BB: This was inspired by GRL’s "Throwies" project , and the building and implementation of this was done by a complete separate group of Tibet activitists. They combined a traditional protest banner with over five hundred throwie lights and batteries sewn and taped onto the banner. Details on the SFT website , Photos on Flickr , and he...

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