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, February 22, 2016

Opinion and Editorial (观点和社论)

Behind Chinese leader’s warm visit, a cold reality
The New York Times, February 19, 2016

“Reform” in China and the rise of rule by fear
Hong Kong Free Press, February 20, 2016

繁簡字衝突源自中共規範思維 (Conflict between traditional and simplified Chinese characters comes from CPC’s intellectual control)
Ming Pao, February 20, 2016