Human Rights

China sentences prominent rights lawyer to 2 years in prison


A prominent Chinese human rights lawyer was sentenced Tuesday to two years in prison on the vague charge of…

2 men accused of offering bribes to Uganda, Chad officials


For the second time in two years, federal prosecutors have charged foreign businessmen with paying millions of dollars…

Writers urge Trump to seek release of Nobel laureate’s wife

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Ahead of President Donald Trump’s visit to Beijing, literary luminaries such as Margaret Atwood and Philip Roth…