Top Chinese university expels outspoken economist who champions free speech and rule of law

  • by: DIDI TANG , Associated Press
  • Updated: October 18, 2013 - 10:25 PM

BEIJING — An elite Chinese university has decided to expel an outspoken economist who champions free speech and the rule of law, a move critics say underscores the Communist Party's intolerance for discussion of democratic values that it believes threatens its legitimacy.

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