Since late July, Beijing has worked to promote its own counternarrative against protesters in Hong Kong. By this account, encapsulated in a recent letter from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs which sought to guide foreign media coverage, the movement is a foreign-backed assault on national...
Rights Lawyers: Xu Zhiyong Formally Arrested; Wang Quanzhang Beaten During Prison Term; Yu Wensheng Sentenced
by Samuel Wade | Jun 22, 2020
PEN America reported on Monday that rights lawyer Xu Zhiyong has been formally arrested for inciting subversion, four months after he was found and detained after going into hiding amid a round-up of activists on December 26....
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 25, 2018
Amid a long-running anti-terrorism campaign in Xinjiang, the use of harassment,...
by Samuel Wade | May 30, 2017
Ten weeks ago, Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che was detained while entering China from Macau,...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 3, 2016
As Chinese authorities frequently point out in response to foreign accusations that it sponsors...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 30, 2016
People’s Daily Online reports the arrest of two police officers over the death of Lei Yang,...
by Josh Rudolph | Feb 2, 2016
At Radio Free Asia, Qiao Long reports on the recent detentions of investigative journalists Zhang...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 12, 2014
At China Real Time, UC Berkeley law professor Stanley Lubman offers a brief introduction to the...
by Natalie Ornell | Jun 6, 2014
Following a series of deadly attacks attributed to Uyghur extremists, 81 people in China have been...
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