China Detains Prominent Artist Ai Wei Wei Indefinitely

Chinese artist, cultural icon, and increasingly important voice of political dissent Ai Weiwei was apprehended by Chinese authorities yesterday before boarding a flight from Beijing to Hong Kong. By all accounts Ai, whose work ranges from the famed Birds Nest stadium at the Beijing Olympics to the recent 100-million… » 4/04/11 9:00pm 4/04/11 9:00pm