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  1. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Chen Guangcheng named GQ's rebel of year

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com After escaping house arrest and fleeing to the US, campaigner is hailed by GQ magazine Blind activist Chen named as 'rebel of year' Six months after escaping house arrest in the Shandong village of Liyi, blind rights activist Chen Guangcheng has been named one of GQ magazine's "men of the year". Specifically, ...

  2. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Clinton gives inside account of US turmoil after helping blind activist Chen Guangcheng

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 11:15am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington But ex-US secretary of state says why it was important to help Chen despite 'political fire' Hillary Clinton in her new book passionately defended her role in the release of Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, criticising Republican assertions that the United States pressured him. In Hard Choices, the former secretary of state ...

  3. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Activist believed to be detained after returning to mainland from Taiwan

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 10:59pm

    ... Verna Yu Mainland dissident Chen Kaipin has reportedly gone missing after returning from Taiwan, where he had a brief encounter with Taiwanese opposition leader Su Tseng-chang Activist believed to be detained after returning to mainland from Taiwan Mainland dissident Chen Kaipin has disappeared after returning from Taiwan, where he had a brief encounter with Taiwanese opposition ...

  4. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Blind activist Chen Guangcheng accuses Beijing of targeting his family

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 10:13am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Dissident has called on US President Obama to intervene Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng on Tuesday accused Beijing authorities of cracking down on members of his family, calling on President Barack Obama to intervene. Chen, who emigrated to the United States last year following his dramatic escape from house arrest, told reporters ...

  5. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng to join conservative US think tank

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 09:28am by Reuters in New York

    ... Reuters in New York Activist will join the Witherspoon Institute Chen Guangcheng, the Chinese dissident and legal rights activist who accused New York University of forcing him to leave this summer because of alleged pressure from the Chinese government, will be joining The Witherspoon Institute, a conservative think tank. Chen will become a distinguished fellow in human rights ...

  6. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Chen Guangcheng praises Taiwan democratisation as example for mainland China

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu in Taipei verna.yu@scmp.com Chen Guangcheng praises island's democratic achievements as an example for the mainland Blind activist hails Taiwan's guiding light Blind legal activist Chen Guangcheng, who sparked a diplomatic crisis between China and the United States when he fled house arrest and sought refuge at the US embassy in Beijing, said yesterday ...

  7. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    NYU official denies role in ending Chen Guangcheng's studies

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Shanghai NYU official denies role in ending Chen's studies A Shanghai-based New York University official yesterday denied any knowledge of political pressure by Beijing that led the US institution to end dissident Chen Guangcheng's studies. "No one here from the government or the [Communist Party] has ever spoken to me about him and his tenure ...

  8. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    British award for Chen Guangcheng set to worsen UK-China relations

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... as Chen hailed in U.K. Britain's relationship with Beijing was set to chill further last night when the British Parliament gave a human rights award to blind activist Chen Guangcheng. Chen ... contribution to "human rights, human life and human dignity". Today, Chen plans to deliver to Downing Street a list of 44 senior Chinese officials he accuses of human rights abuses against ...

  9. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Chen Guangcheng's brother beaten in latest apparent revenge attack on family

    Posted May 09th 2013, 04:38pm by Verna Yu

    ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Targeting of activist Chen Guangcheng's family grows in apparent case of punishment by proxy Exile's brother beaten in latest 'revenge attack' The elder brother of exiled blind activist Chen Guangcheng was beaten by two unidentified men yesterday morning, the latest in a string of mysterious attacks on the family in the past few ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Academic blocked from travelling to Hong Kong after Occupy talk

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 05:15am by Zhuang Pinghui, Johnny Tam

    ... a conference last month where Occupy Central organiser Dr Chan Kin-man spoke. Chen Hongguo, an associate professor at Northwest University of Politics and Law, alleged the university's management ... documents, according to Chen's statement announcing his resignation yesterday. "This is such a small matter and an ordinary right, but as a law teacher I could not even fight ...




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