It's a Great Wall so vast not even
David Copperfield could pass through it - the firewall restricting Internet
For more than a decade, the
Communist Party has been censoring online content including sites about
Recently, Google redirected its
Chinese search engine to
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said refusal to support censorship should be a trademark of American tech companies and human rights groups have called on Cisco, Microsoft and others to stop providing services to the Chinese government.
With the world's largest tech market at stake, a total disappearing act isn't likely.
But imagine the magical moment - if all those industry leaders would collectively say, "Mr. Hu Jintao - tear down this firewall."
That's a page from my notebook.
I'm Katie Couric, CBS News.