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Women’s Rights Activist Ye Haiyan Made Homeless

According to accounts on social media from women’s rights activist Ye Haiyan and supporters, security police forcibly evicted Ye and her family from their rental home in Zhongshan, Guangdong province on Saturday. After a...

Gender Rights Activist Harassed Upon Release

Ye Haiyan, a gender rights activist, was released from police detention but continued to face harassment. From Mimi Lau at the South China Morning Post: She was accused of assaulting three women who stormed into her apartment...

American Teacher Held Over Sexual Assault Claims

China Daily reports that an American teacher at a Shanghai international school faces accusations of sexually assaulting at least seven children: Management at the French school said:...

Killer Boot Camps: a Universal Problem – Richard Spencer

From Telegraph Blogs: …As in other things, China pirated the idea of boot camps from America (or – more frighteningly – did America pirate the idea from China’s re-education through labour camps?) and as with pirated cds the flaws showed up even more quickly than in the genuine articles… Last month, the authorities closed down […]

Media Insult to Gansu Child Rape Victims – Chris O’Brien

Chris O’Brien writes in the Beijing Newspeak blog about the recent mass rape of young girls by a teacher in the Gansu Province. He highlights the fact the Chinese media intentionally played down such a tragic event in the name of saving China’s face, as well as due to lack of information released by authorities. […]



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