- Tue, 01/28/2014 - 16:04
The sentencing of prominent civil society activist Xu Zhiyong on Sunday to four years' prison confirms what many have long suspected: the Chinese constitution isn't worth the paper it’s written on.
- Wed, 01/22/2014 - 11:30
The region's repressive regimes step up controls on citizens.
- Wed, 01/22/2014 - 11:28
2013 Sees Some Movement on Abusive Policies but Ongoing Harsh Repression of Critics
- Fri, 01/10/2014 - 00:00
After a decade as a reporter and producer for China Central Television, Wang Qinglei grew tired of the increasingly “stifling environment” for this country’s journalists and took to social media to say so.
- Mon, 12/16/2013 - 13:46
Find out who uses the death penalty today - and see how it compares to 2007
- Wed, 12/11/2013 - 20:57
Thousands of ordinary Chinese who try to speak out about rights abuses are detained in the capital.
- Tue, 12/10/2013 - 12:48
Canada’s religious freedom ambassador says he is deeply troubled about the Chinese government’s “egregious” treatment of religious minorities, and that he won’t hold his tongue despite growing trade ties between the two countries.
- Tue, 12/10/2013 - 12:46
The year in review, from the editor of The Atlantic's China Channel.
- Thu, 12/05/2013 - 19:34
Foreign Minister Should Speak Out in Indonesia, China, Philippines
- Mon, 12/02/2013 - 18:55
China arrested 1,105 people for “endangering state security” (ESS) crimes in 2012, up 19 percent from 2011, according to official statistics released in China Law Yearbook 2013.