Following Beijing’s tradition of sentencing high-profile activists, rights lawyers, and dissidents during the week between Christmas and the New Year in an effort to minimize international media attention, more than 12...
by Josh Rudolph | Mar 21, 2019
In the latest development in a continuing crackdown on civil society activism and workers rights...
by zctph48 | Jul 18, 2018
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by zctph48 | Jul 12, 2018
On Tuesday, one of China’s last remaining liberal think-tanks, Unirule, was evicted from its...
by Sophie Beach | May 11, 2018
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by Samuel Wade | Apr 10, 2017
CDT cartoonist Badiucao continues his series of portraits of political detainees in China with one...
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