Video: Chen Guangcheng's Mother Speaks Out

Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng is studying in New York after escaping house arrest in China and sparking a diplomatic crisis. Holly Williams, of Britain's Sky News went to Chen's home town and spoke to his brother and mother.

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