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A Hakka Dream fulfilled by another Hakka
On 8th November, 1997 at 3:30pm Local-Time, the Chang Jian has been
blocked to build a multi-purpose water dam that will be completed at
the third phase, year 2009.
A Hakka, Dr. Sun Yat San, purposed the water dam on 1919. After 70
years of studies and investigation, another Hakka, Mr. Li Peng, commanded
the blockade on 8th November, 1997 around 8:30am and completed on the
same day at 3:30pm. This signaled the end of phase one and the start of
phase two of the Three Gorges Water Dam project.
When I have scanned the last moment of water blockade of Chang Jiang, I shall
place it in my homepage for all Hakka to enjoy as well as to look for
another challenging project for Chinese, such as removing the poverty of
The endurance spirit of Hakka shall keep flowing for ever, rihgt?