China upholds sentence of Nobel winner’s relatives

A Chinese court upheld the 11-year prison sentence handed down to the brother-in-law of jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo…

China closed down activist websites

Hundreds of websites that are deemed as illegal by the Chinese authorities have been closed down, including those run by activists…

China holds lawyer as crackdown on activism grows

Chinese authorities have detained a well-known rights lawyer in a move activists described as the widening of a crackdown on individuals…

Icon of China’s anti-labor-camp lobby wins appeal

A woman who became a symbol for the groundswell of opposition to China’s labor camp system scored a rare victory…

Scholar slams China repression of ethnic minority

An outspoken advocate for China’s Muslim Uighur minority criticized the authoritarian government Friday…

Chinese ex-red guard apologizes for wrongdoing

A former red guard has issued a public apology for his wrongdoing during the cultural revolution…

Chinese activist says he’s being forced out by NYU

Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng said New York University is forcing him and his family to leave because of pressure from the Chinese government…

Jailed Nobel’s wife pens open letter to China’s Xi

The wife of China’s jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner has written an open letter to new Chinese leader Xi Jinping…

1989 protest leader says Christ is China’s hope

A leader of the pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square says Beijing’s bloody crackdown drove her into exile…

Tight security in Tiananmen Square

Tight security on Tuesday appeared to prevent any planned protests on Tiananmen Square on the 24th anniversary…