"They underestimate the social consciousness of ordinary Chinese people. Given the right moment, they will speak their minds."
The timing is also critical. Protests took place at the time when the economy is losing momentum.
China has had many protests led by heroic students and workers. But the country will never be able to achieve the aims of the May Fourth enlightenment -- to adopt science and democracy and join the modern world -- until tens and hundreds of millions of China's prisoner subjects abandon all illusions in their so-called government and take to the streets to overthrow the feudal fascist Stalinist CCP.