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 15, 2014

Information Control (信息控制)

Foreign journalists in China see decline in reporting conditions
The New York Times, September 15, 2014

內地81歲作家鐵流因尋釁滋事罪被刑事拘留 (Tie Liu, 81-year-old mainland writer administratively detained for “picking quarrels”)
Radio Television Hong Kong, September 15, 2014

21世纪网被吊销所有网站资质 ( is stripped of all website operational qualification)
Beijing Morning Post, September 13, 2014