Six More Tibetans Jailed Over Self-Immolations

Following the sentencing in Sichuan of monk Lorang Konchok and his nephew for inciting eight people to commit self-immolation, a court in Gansu handed out punishments to six others accused of involvement in one of the protests....

Two Tibetans Sentenced over Self-Immolations

Two Tibetans accused of inciting self-immolations were sentenced on Thursday. Following a trial held last Saturday, the two were convicted of intentional homicide in line with a legal ruling issued last month. Lorang Konchok,...

Chen Guangcheng: How China Flouts Its Law

Chen Guangcheng, the noted activist from Shandong, published an essay in the New York Times this Tuesday to give his opinions on the current legal conditions in China. He urges the CCP and Chinese government to look into the...

Chen Guangcheng Speaks from New York

Chen Guangcheng, who arrived in New York on Saturday, greeted a cheering crowd outside New York University with a short speech. From NTDTV, via Shanghaiist: From the Associated Press: “I believe that no matter how...

Study: Violence in Home Drives Women to Crime

A study from Shanxi Women’s Federation shows that many homicides committed by women can be traced to first instances of domestic violence. From Global Times: An examination conducted by the Shanxi Women’s Federation...

China Police Arrest ‘Axe Killer’

A man who allegedly murdered eight people in one night has been arrested in Wuhan. From BBC News: The suspect, said to be a 35-year-old junk collector, is alleged to have killed a 43-year-old widowed grandmother who spurned his...

China Girl ‘Found Dead in Fridge’

The body of a four-year-old Guangzhou girl who went missing last Friday was discovered in a man’s fridge. The story was originally reported in the Guangzhou Daily. From BBC News: The man, who was identified by his nickname...



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