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He's been in prison for seven of the last 20 years, convicted of calling for free speech, democracy and independent courts in China, where that's called subversion.
SIMON: not universal love but to be loved alone.
SIMON: The Chinese government has not just locked up a symbol named Liu Xiaobo but a human being who cannot hold those he loves.
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