Rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang was reunited with his family in Beijing on Monday, almost five years after his detention following the 2015 “Black Friday” or “709” crackdown, and more than two weeks after...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 7, 2020
Rights lawyer Wang Quanzhang was released from prison in Shandong on Sunday, but is still being kept under closely guarded isolation. Authorities have presented this as a standard measure against the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic,...
by Samuel Wade | May 2, 2018
Since the death of imprisoned Nobel Peace laureate Liu Xiaobo last July, the extra-legal house...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 11, 2018
“Quintessential rights lawyer” Wang Quanzhang was one of hundreds taken in the...
by Josh Rudolph | Aug 21, 2017
Liu Xia, the widow of recently deceased activist Liu Xiaobo, has been under house arrest and...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 6, 2017
The following censorship instructions, issued to the media by government authorities, have been...
by Josh Rudolph | Oct 15, 2015
Rights lawyer Wang Yu and her husband, activist Bao Longjun, have both been detained in...
by Samuel Wade | Aug 12, 2014
At China Real Time, UC Berkeley law professor Stanley Lubman offers a brief introduction to the...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 15, 2014
Tibetan writer Tsering Woeser discusses her recent house arrest and the current situation in Tibet...
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