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.

Monday, September 05, 2011

Human Rights Defenders

More Chinese Dissidents Appear to Disappear
New York Times, September 02, 2011


刑诉法修正案之隐忧 (The Malaise toward the Draft Criminal Procedure Law Amendment)
Southern Weekend, September 01, 2011


China State Paper Urges Internet Rethink to Silence Foes
Reuters, September 02, 2011

Chinese Censors Rip out Magazine Article by Dissident Ai Weiwei
The Independent, September 03, 2011

Migrant Workers

U-Turn Surprises Migrant Schools
South China Morning Post, September 03, 2011


深圳將通過城管條例草案 (Shenzhen: Provisional Regs on Urban Management Office Take Effect Today)
Ming Pao, September 05, 2011

Protests and Petitions

逾千村民堵路抗議污染 (Fujian: 1K+ Villagers Block Traffic to Protest Pollution)
Ming Pao, September 05, 2011
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Mystery Abounds as Fish Die in the Millions in Gutian, Fujian Province
Global Times, September 05, 2011

State Security

全國防泄密 嚴控網絡 《保密法》一周年 各地高調展覽 (1 Year Since New State Secrets Law: Strict Control of Internet to Prevent Leaks)
Ming Pao, September 03, 2011


Prisoner's Status under Question
Radio Free Asia, September 02, 2011