We Chinese: What do you think of the ‘Reader’s Digest’ censorship scandal?

The publisher Reader’s Digest stands accused of censorship after caving into Chinese demands to remove excerpts about torture and Falun Gong persecution from the novel Thirst by L.A. Larkin. What do you think?

<p>That’s disgusting! I’m going over to my grandmother’s house to burn her collection of <i>Reader’s Digest</i> novels right now</p>

That’s disgusting! I’m going over to my grandmother’s house to burn her collection of Reader’s Digest novels right now

Tony Chao, 25
Grad student
<p>Oh, man. This news story is absolutely full of L.A. Larkin spoilers</p>

Oh, man. This news story is absolutely full of L.A. Larkin spoilers

Kyle Masters, 27
English professor
<p>I just can’t believe <em>Reader’s Digest</em> would try to condense a book like that</p>

I just can’t believe Reader’s Digest would try to condense a book like that

Li Hao, 31
Getaway driver