December 16, 2012

Chinese boy hit by minibus ignored by passers-by

A video of a child being crushed by a minibus and ignored by passers-by has ignited a new bout of soul-searching in China with web users questioning whether ethics are slipping amid rapid change in the country.

The footage, which police told state news agency Xinhua was authentic, shows five-year-old Yan Zhe crossing the street in front of the parked bus, which knocks him over as it pulls away.

Full Story