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  1. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Beijing court upholds guilty verdict against rights lawyer Xu Zhiyong

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 01:09pm by Angela Meng

    ... Maya Wang, a researcher at Human Rights Watch. "It's very much a top-down process, not-bottom up." Despite the setbacks, Teng Biao, a fellow rights lawyer and editor of Xu's ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Transgender refugee goes through 'hell' in Hong Kong to be recognised as a woman

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:15am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... legally. For Rubashkyn, the Immigration Department refuses to recognise a letter from the UNHCR addressed directly to them instructing that she be recognised as a female. She has been issued ...

  3. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Sichuan quake activist Tan Zuoren defiant after release from prison

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 12:33pm by Verna Yu

    ... firmly believed in his mission and had written a lengthy appeal letter in prison, maintaining that he was wrongly accused. "He firmly believes that he was put in jail because he ...

  4. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Activist believed to be detained after returning to mainland from Taiwan

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 10:59pm

    ... In a letter to Ma dated March 2 that has been posted online, Chen Kaipin said he was “braving the inevitable cost of being jailed” by asking for a meeting. He said he was hoping Ma could support ...

  5. News - Asia - HUMAN RIGHTS

    North Korea should face ICC over crimes against humanity, says UN probe

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:02pm by AFP

    ... grandfather in 1948-- to give him a last chance to put his country’s side. In a January 20 letter, Kirby told Kim he could face justice personally for the crimes committed by the system he runs. “Any ...

  6. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Secret video of jailed Nobel winner’s wife screens in New York

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 10:51am by Associated Press

    ... husband’s letters and have a job. “This just makes me want to ask Chinese authorities: will you only be happy if you drive Liu Xia crazy, or drive her to death,” her close friend, Xu Youyu, said ...

  7. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Don’t expel liberal professor, US academics urge Peking University

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Li

    ... members at Wellesley College in the United States urged in an open letter. In the plea addressed to the university's president, the dean of the School of Economics and the university's ... professor". The editorial, believed to have been written by the editor-in-chief, Hu Xijin , accused Xia - who it called an "extremist liberal" - of trying to seek special treatment simply ...

  8. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Mainland Chinese parents of gay children rally for LGBT rights at Hong Kong forum

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 05:15am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... This year, the Guangzhou-based group, which was founded in 2008, started to turn to more high-profile strategies to draw attention to gay rights. In February, the group sent an open letter ... which has caused a great deal of inconvenience for them … It is incredible that gay children can legally marry members of the opposite sex even though they don't love them," the letter ...

  9. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Wife of China's jailed Nobel winner pleads for eased house arrest

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 05:16pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... letters she and her husband exchanged, and to earn an income. The note was posted on the blog of Zeng Jinyan, the wife of another prominent dissident, Hu Jia. Liu Xia’s mental state is very bad Hu ...

  10. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Wife makes plea for jailed activist Yang Maodong to Xi

    Posted Aug 21st 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng teddy.ng@scmp.com Zhang Qing calls on president to free husband Guo Feixiong and enforce national constitution Wife makes plea for jailed activist in letter to Xi The wife of a recently detained human rights activist issued an open letter to President Xi Jinping calling for the release of her husband and the implementation of the constitution. Zhang Qing, wife of legal ...




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