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, December 29, 2014

Religion (宗教)

China tightens church control ahead of Christmas
The Washington Post, December 25, 2014

China will publish a list of legal places to worship in an effort to root out illegal cults
International Business Times, December 29, 2014

The Chinese Christians forced to celebrate Christmas in secret
The South China Morning Post, December 29, 2014

西北大学现代学院禁止学生过圣诞节 (Modern College of Northwest University bans students from celebrating Christmas)
Radio Free Asia, December 25, 2014