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Rights Lawyer Xia Lin Sentenced to 12 Years in Jail

A Beijing court has sentenced prominent civil rights lawyer Xia Lin to 12 years in jail for fraud after he was held in detention for nearly ...
September 22, 2016 4:43 PM

Words of the Week: Trust Han Han, Avoid Brain Damage

The Word of the Week comes from the Grass-Mud Horse Lexicon, a glossary of terms created by Chinese netizens or encountered in online political ...
September 22, 2016 11:05 AM

A Violent End to Wukan’s Democratic Experiment

A government crackdown in Wukan is once again drawing international media attention to the small fishing village, five years after its residents ...
September 21, 2016 9:53 PM