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.

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Human Rights Defenders

Ironic democracy lesson as Chinese civil rights activist visits Taiwan
Forbes, June 25, 2013

Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng on freedom, surveillance and speaking out
Time, June 25, 2013

Chinese obstruction to planned Japan trip inevitable, activist Chen
Global Post, June 24, 2013

Riot police raid Chinese dissident's legal team
Radio Free Asia, June 25, 2013