An extraordinary picture of a house in the middle of a newly built road in Wenling, Zhejiang province, China. An elderly couple refused to sign an agreement to allow their house to be demolished. They say that compensation offered is not enough to cover rebuilding costs. This and all the best news images from Thursday here: Photograph: China Daily/Reuters
Don’t be surprised if this image becomes iconic among U.S. opponents of eminent domain.
November 23, 2012 // 15:35 // 1 year ago