- Fri, 07/24/2015 - 19:08
An influential U.S. congressman denounced religious persecution in China on Thursday, comparing some practices to those of the Nazis and saying that Beijing was in a "race to the bottom" with its neighbor North Korea on human rights abuses.
- Thu, 07/09/2015 - 22:30
China, which has some of the world’s tightest Internet restrictions, has released a draft of a new cybersecurity law that authorizes broad powers to control the flow of online information.
- Tue, 07/07/2015 - 19:03
When China’s leader Xi Jinping comes to the United States for his first state visit in September, will U.S. leaders use the summit to address the country’s deteriorating human rights conditions?
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 20:04
The Chinese government must immediately repeal a new national security law that gives the authorities sweeping powers to crack down on and suppress human rights, Amnesty International said.
- Wed, 07/01/2015 - 19:56
Officials say increasingly severe national security situation necessitates the law, which has wide-ranging powers but few exact details
- Wed, 06/24/2015 - 18:32
Council, Commission Presidents Should Focus on Rights Defenders
- Thu, 06/04/2015 - 20:34
Twenty-six years after the killing of student protesters, the code of silence is spreading worldwide.
- Wed, 06/03/2015 - 18:47
Twenty-six years ago this week, student-led popular protests gripped Beijing. Spurred by the death of a prominent reformer, thousands gathered in Tiananmen Square in April 1989 to seek greater political freedom.
- Mon, 06/01/2015 - 15:33
China is publicly deploying its cyber police to “purify the internet” of illegal and harmful information.
- Thu, 05/21/2015 - 19:28
President Xi Jinping yesterday urged China’s religions to shun foreign influence amid concerns over Islamic extremism and the role of The Vatican among the country’s growing Church community.