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.

Friday, May 25, 2012

Civil Society

Micro-charities Struggle with Remuneration Issue
Xinhua News Agency, May 24, 2012

Human Rights

美国发布人权报告称中国人权状况“极为糟糕” (US Rights Report: Rights in China "Extremely Poor")
People's Daily, May 24, 2012

2011 Human Rights Report: China
U.S. Department of State, May 24, 2012

Human Rights Defenders

Chen Guangcheng Says He Fears Reprisals against His Family
The Guardian, May 25, 2012

沂南公安被指非法拒绝律师见陈克贵 (Yinan Police Illegally Keep Lawyer from Meeting with Chen's Nephew)
British Broadcasting Corporation, May 24, 2012

维权人士频遭传唤及拘留 (Beijing Activist Wang Yonghong Summoned, Harbin Activist Liao Cheng Detained)
Radio Free Asia, May 24, 2012

June Fourth

六四之后的生存 (Life after Tiananmen)
Radio Free Asia, May 25, 2012

Protests and Petitions

抗議併鎮 肇慶千人佔領鎮政府 (1K Protest Merging of Guangdong Villages)
Ming Pao, May 25, 2012

Rural Issues

Rural Poverty Relief May Be Poorly Directed
China Daily, May 25, 2012


China to Recognize Mongolian Signatures
Radio Free Asia, May 24, 2012