Photographer Inspiration: Ai Weiwei - Fighting the Invisible Prison

Many photographers wouldn't have the guts to do what Ai Weiwei is currently attempting. He's fighting the censorship and repression of the Chinese government almost on his own. And he's doing well. Read more about this fascinating photographer and his fight to let the world, and especially his fellow countrymen learn about how the Chinese government controls their lives.

Steve Meltzer writes:

In the David and Goliath battle pitting the dissident artist, photographer and blackjack player Ai Weiwei against the Chinese government, it's clearly an uneven match -- the artist is mostly winning. Weiwei is both China's foremost contemporary artist, boasting a huge international following, as well as its most vocal and recognizable critic.

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