Last week, according to the U.S. government-backed Radio Free Asia, domestic security officers in Guangzhou approached a number of local activists and other politically sensitive figures, ordering them to leave the city for six months until after Fortune magazine’s Fortune Global Forum in early...
by Joseph Brouwer | Sep 25, 2020
Early in the evening of August 23, 12 Hong Kong activists boarded a boat in the Hong Kong fishing village Po Toi O and set off for Taiwan, fearing prosecution under Hong Kong’s new national security law. Three days after their...
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 | Dec 12, 2019
Guangzhou hosted 800 legal professionals from 57 countries at the Global Lawyers Forum this week. The event partly coincided with International Human Rights Day on Tuesday, which the E.U. delegation to China marked by...
by Samuel Wade | Jul 10, 2018
Monday was the third anniversary of the beginning of the "709" or "Black Friday...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 11, 2018
“Quintessential rights lawyer” Wang Quanzhang was one of hundreds taken in the...
by Samuel Wade | Apr 5, 2018
Activist Li Wenzu has embarked on a 60-mile walk from Beijing to Tianjin to seek information about...
by Cindy | Sep 2, 2017
A speech given by Minister of Justice Zhang Jun at a conference attended by legal professionals...
by Cindy | Jul 8, 2017
China Change, together with a number of other organizers, will hold an inaugural “China...
by Samuel Wade | Jun 6, 2017
Reuters’ Christian Shepherd reports that rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong was arrested last week...
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