China’s censors aim to contain dissent during harsh COVID-19 lockdowns

Recent articles in China

China must protect the rights of Huang Xueqin and Wang Jianbing

The two human rights defenders were taken by Guangzhou police on 19 September 2021, and formally arrested on charges of ‘inciting subversion of state power’ after 37 days in custody.

China: New UN report alleges crimes against humanity

The new report by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights details widespread human rights abuses across Xinjiang, a context where those who dare to criticize the state face intimidation and threats, including the Uyghur diaspora who have spoken out about the conditions.

How China is stepping up harassment of foreign correspondents

“State-linked entities publicly chastise foreign journalists, leading to massive online and in-person harassment campaigns.”