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, May 19, 2014

Opinion (观点)

VOA连线:胡佳:中国再刑拘记者律师,打压力度前所未有 (Hu Jia: China again detains journalist, lawyer; toughest crackdown ever)
Voice of America, May 16, 2014

党内民主要从中央做起 (Intra-party democracy must start from central leadership)
The New York Times, May 19, 2014

Closer look: the double-edged sword of nationalism draws blood – again
Caixin, May 19, 2014