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, April 30, 2018

Commentary (评论)

為何仍堅持建設民主中國? (Why do we persist in building a democratic China?)
Inmediahk, April 30, 2018

How China’s filmmakers became nostalgic for a socialist past
China Film Insider, April 29, 2018

Free speech: Hong Kong’s new limits, new punishments, and the fate of academic Benny Tai
Hong Kong Free Press, April 29, 2018

The Ted Hui debacle: Tragedy, farce, and the hypocrisy of Hong Kong’s pro-establishment camp
Hong Kong Free Press, April 29, 2018

The demise of watchdog journalism in China
The New York Times, April 27, 2018