Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master's degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.
Connect with Sophie Beach: Email | Website | Twitter

Hong Kong Protesters Prepare for Police Clearance

Following the partial clearance by court bailiffs and police of the major protest sites in Hong Kong, some protesters have remained in recent weeks. Student protest leader Joshua Wong ended a planned hunger strike after five days, but has continued to join the protests and to call for universal suffrage in Hong Kong, which earned him a spot on Time Magazine’s Person of the Year

December 9, 2014 2:25 PM

What Will Zhou Yongkang Case Mean for Rule of Law?

With the arrest of former security chief Zhou Yongkang, Chinese authorities have implicated dozens of Zhou’s business and political associates and family members who have also been targeted by government investigators. Zhou’s case has become the focus of the ongoing crackdown on corruption, and its final resolution may demonstrate to the public how far Xi Jinping

December 8, 2014 11:13 PM

Most Recent Entries

Page 2 of 17712345...102030...Last »