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, February 05, 2016

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

Women's rights crackdown exposes deepening crisis in Chinese society
The Guardian, February 5, 2016

China's hip-hop stars feel the heat of Xi Jinping's battle to control culture
The Guardian, February 5, 2016

Unpaid and angry, some Chinese workers ditch holidays to protest
Reuters, February 4, 2016