Former Yunnan Party Official Who Supported Farmers’ Rights against Land Seizures, Passed Away at the Age of 91

When former deputy chairman Yang Weijun asked for his usual chauffeured limousine last month, a clerk informed him there was no car among the official fleet of the Yunnan government available to him. Unfazed, the 91-year-old retired provincial leader called in a favor, and was able to sneak out from his Kunming retirement home by