Liu Xiaobo, December 28, 1955-July 13, 2017

The Shenyang Justice Bureau announced on their website that imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo has died from multiple organ failure after being sent to hospital in...

Speak Out’s Chengdu LGBT Conference Canceled

An event aimed at raising awareness of LGBT issues organized by advocacy group Speak Out (发聲) in Chengdu, Sichuan—China’s unofficial gay capital, also known as “Gaydu,”—has...

Widow of Nobel Laureate Feared ‘Disappeared’...

Human Rights Watch fears that Beijing-based poet and artist Liu Xia, the wife of deceased Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, has been forcibly disappeared. She was with Liu when...

Liang Jing: Dilemmas of the Trump and Guo Dramas

In the fifth installment in a series of Radio Free Asia commentaries on billionaire fugitive Guo Wengui, Liang Jing examines commonalities between the national circumstances that...

Xinjiang Residents Forced to Install Spyware on Phones...

At Global Voices, Oiwan Lam reports that residents in a district of Urumqi, the capital of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, are being required to install the Jingwang (净网,...

Liu Xia, a “Breaking Wave in a Vast Ocean”...

Despite never having been formally accused of a crime, painter, poet and photographer Liu Xia has been under house arrest and subject to surveillance since her late husband Liu Xiaobo...