Human Rights

Chinese NGO considering legal action over police raid


A Chinese anti-discrimination civic group said Friday it is considering legal action over a police raid…

Ai Weiwei, Joan Baez honored by Amnesty International

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Amnesty International awarded its top honor Tuesday to Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei, who has spent years …

5 women’s rights activists formally detained in China


Five women activists have been criminally detained for planning to put up anti-sexual harassment posters in three Chinese cities…