In China, there is no freedom of peaceable assembly. So what?
In China, there is no right to petition the government for a redress of grievances. Whatever.
In China, there is no freedom of speech. Yawn.
In China, political dissent is a crime, and those who are accused of crimes have no right to due process. And your point is...?
Today we find out that at the Olympic opening ceremonies, the Chi-Coms faked a performance by a cute little girl in pigtails, who lip-synched a patriotic song as the Communist flag was brought into the arena. The world rises to its feet in indignation.
What a blow to the image of Red China.