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.

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

新年伊始,在华外国NGO忐忑不安 (Uncertainty over new Chinese law rattles foreign nonprofits)
The New York Times, January 3, 2017

Chinese lawyers to help foreign NGOs navigate controversial new law
South China Morning Post, January 4, 2017

英媒:一个曾在中国蹲黑狱的外国人 (British media: a foreigner previously jailed in China)
British Broadcasting Corporation, January 3, 2017

Q & A with Peter Dahlin, the Swedish NGO worker who “endangered the national security” of China
China Change, January 3, 2017

What's your “public credit score”? The Shanghai government can tell you
National Public Radio, January 3, 2017

PLA veterans stage another protest in Beijing over unpaid benefits
South China Morning Post, January 4, 2017