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, August 15, 2016

Opinion and Editorial (观点和社论)

Mo Zhixu on the “great subversion case”
China Digital Times, August 12, 2016

Tianjin firefighter: “The blast that killed my team”
British Broadcasting Corporation, August 12, 2016

Pushing politics: Why China is supercharging dissident trials
The Wall Street Journal, August 12, 2016

The Communist Party of China's recipe for success
The Diplomat, August 12, 2016

A writer’s quest to unearth the roots of Tibet’s unrest
The New York Times, August 15, 2016

何清涟:一封写错收信人的联名信 (He Qinglian: A joint letter with a wrong addressee)
Voice of America, August 14, 2016