The HRIC Daily Brief is a daily selection of news stories and commentary related to human rights in China, drawn from Chinese- and English-language news and online media sources that we monitor daily. In addition to headlines and source links, HRIC also provides English translation of Chinese headlines.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

September 07, 2010

Economic Development
China Unveils Plans of Industrial Relocations
Xinhua News Agency, September 06, 2010

郑州学校资源落后人口扩张 家长因报不上名下跪 (Zhengzhou Parents Kneel in Plea for Children's School Admittance)
People's Daily, September 07, 2010

Human Rights Defenders
艾滋病患者田喜被快速处置 民间和国际社会普遍关注 (Concern Sparked around the World for HIV/AIDS Activist Tian Xi)
Radio Free Asia, September 06, 2010
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Police Defend Arrest of Tian Xi, an Outspoken AIDS Patient and Activist
Global Times, September 02, 2010
作家遭"跨省抓捕"续:谢朝平在看守所比较受尊重 (Follow-up on Arrest of Dam Relocation Book Writer )
Shanghai Evening Post, September 07, 2010

小工头讨薪被大工头打 (Worker Leader Beaten for Demanding Unpaid Salaries)
Southern Metropolis Daily, September 07, 2010

Plan to Revise Capital Punishment Draws Controversy and Optimism
Global Times, September 07, 2010

湖南质监局规定媒体采访必须先审批遭质疑 (Hunan: Review and Approval Requirements for Press Interviews Called into Question)
Legal Daily, September 06, 2010

Shenzhen Speeches Show Divide on 'Political Reform'
South China Morning Post, September 07, 2010

Rise of New Influence Groups in China: Think Tank
Agence France-Presse, September 06, 2010

Protests and Petitions
Residents Protest over Airport Noise
South China Morning Post, September 07, 2010

村官私卖土地雇凶砍去上访村民左腿 (Retaliation against a Petitioner Who Reported Expropriation by Local Official)
Nanfang Nongcun Bao, September 07, 2010

Tibetan Writers Arrested
Agence France-Presse, September 07, 2010