Despite the various surveys consistently show that over
80 to 90 percent of people view Bo Xilai as the least corrupted
official and regard the trial as political persecution, in
the latest smear campaign against Bo Xilai, Xi Jinping government
claimed that the persecution of his imaginary political
challenger won wide support from the public.
It is this statement that has angered a great number
of people in the Chinese community.
Below are some typical comments from weibo:
- I personally saw the result of three surveys.
The supporters for government's persecution of Bo Xilai
vs those who oppose to the trial and sentence are 1:10,
which means the anti-Bo Xilai campaign only won support from
10 percent of people in Chinese society, [of
which many might be corrupted officials, crooked businessmen,
members of criminal gangs or their associates, even the
foot solders of the cyber armies from the US, Taiwan
- By persecuting an uncorrupted official,
Xi Jinping government won whole hearted support from the
- A newspaper said Bo Xilai will fade from
public view after a while. That unscrupulous
boss of the newspaper is dreaming. People's admiration
for him will only grow stronger while the anger towards the traitors
keep accumulating when time passes by. We have made
mental notice of who did what, and when time comes the debt
will have to be cleared.