- Thu, 12/17/2015 - 18:58
The word “freedom” means different things to different people.
- Tue, 12/15/2015 - 21:34
The country holds a quarter of all journalists detained or imprisoned around the world, the Committee to Protect Journalists says.
- Mon, 12/14/2015 - 19:44
There have been scuffles outside a courtroom in Beijing as one of China's most prominent human rights lawyers was put on trial.
- Mon, 12/14/2015 - 19:08
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the international community to boycott the second World Internet Conference (WIC) being organized by China, the world’s leading “Enemy of the Internet.”
- Fri, 12/11/2015 - 00:00
Activists attack ‘unacceptable’ statement by UK embassy, which lauds Beijing over civil and political rights but overlooks crackdown on critics
- Thu, 12/10/2015 - 22:17
Posted 10 Dec 2015, 12:37pm
By shao jiang
- Thu, 12/10/2015 - 22:15
In a lengthy document released today that concludes its review of China’s compliance with the Convention against Torture, a UN expert committee says it “remains seriously concerned over consistent reports indicating that the practice of torture and ill-treatment is still deeply entrenched in the criminal justice system.”
- Wed, 12/09/2015 - 19:29
China’s failed environment policies exacerbate human rights abuses of Tibetans, Uyghurs, Southern Mongolians and Han Chinese
- Wed, 12/09/2015 - 18:29
The outcome report of China’s fifth review under the Convention against Torture highlights the absence of accountability and need for broad legal reform to eradicate torture in the country, Human Rights Watch said today.