- Thu, 09/24/2015 - 17:33
This week’s visit to Seattle , the District and New York by Xi Jinping , widely viewed as China’s strongest dictator since Mao Zedong, will give Americans another occasion to take his measure and ponder the many dilemmas of Sino-American relations.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:46
This week our building will showcase China’s growing crackdown on religion, the press and human rights.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:39
The Chinese government is tightening its stranglehold on dissent as it tries to steady its swooning currency and economy.
- Mon, 09/21/2015 - 19:30
Canceling this week’s state dinner with Chinese President Xi Jinping or downgrading it to a burger-and-fries get-together, as some Republican presidential candidates proposed, would have been foolish.
- Mon, 09/14/2015 - 19:24
BY ISABEL LARROCA
9/12/15 AT 1:37 PM
- Tue, 09/08/2015 - 12:51
Now, it’s personal. Until last week the world’s migrant crisis was abstract, a procession of humanity as statistics. The 59.5 million people forcibly displaced by the end of last year, two-thirds of them uprooted from home within their own country.
- Mon, 08/24/2015 - 19:25
THE CHINESE government has sent covert law enforcement agents to the United States to intimidate expatriates into returning to China, the New York Times recently reported.
- Fri, 07/17/2015 - 13:57
It’s known by the evocative term “refoulement” — the returning of refugees to the country whence they have escaped to avoid persecution that can involve violence, torture imprisonment and even death.
Disdain for International Human Rights Standards Causes Uyghurs to Flee China, the Same Contempt Forcibly Returns Them
- Thu, 07/16/2015 - 22:33
On July 8, the Thai government forcibly returned 109 Uyghur refugees to China. By delivering these individuals into the hands of their persecutors, Thailand contravened international law.
- Mon, 07/13/2015 - 18:46
After a barrage of condemnation from the United States, the European Union, the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, and a host of human rights groups, over the Thai government’s "forced deportation" of 109 Uighur men back to China, Beijing has come to Thailand's rescue.