In a blatant display of force following a string of terrorist attacks perpetrated by individuals belonging to China’s Uighur ethnic group, Chinese authorities held a mass trial in Xinjiang province at which 55 people were found guilty and sentenced on charges ranging from separatism to
Ti-anna Wang continues to campaign for the release of her father Wang Bingzhang, a Chinese activist who has been imprisoned for the past twelve years for traveling to China in 1989 and 1998 to help establish democratic political parties.
Ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, Chan Tat-ching, more commonly known as "Brother Six," spoke out about his role in smuggling 133 students and intellectuals into Hong Kong a
As the crackdown against dissent ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre intensifies, authorities continue to detain individuals associated with Pu Zhiqiang, a lawyer who was arrested earlier this month after attending a small, private gathering o
Chinese authorities have intensified their crackdown on dissent ahead of the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre. Police arrested the following individuals this past week:
Beijing authorities detained at least six activists Monday afternoon at a gathering at a private home to discuss the Tiananmen Square Massacre, the 25th anniversary of which will occur on June 4, 2014. Among the detained is prominent human rights lawyer Pu Zhiqiang.
In its annual report on global press freedom, Freedom House characterized China’s media censorship environment as “one of the world’s most restrictive.” China’s dismal rating stems from recent campaigns to crackdown on dissent through deleting politically sensitive comments on