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, October 03, 2018

Access to Information (信息公开)

報道指《環時》總編國慶帖文嘆中國言論自由不足 疑已被刪 (Global Times chief editor’s Weibo post reportedly deleted for mentioning lack of freedom of speech in China)
Ming Pao, October 3, 2018

China mounts publicity campaign to counter criticism on Xinjiang
Reuters, October 2, 2018

Chinese journalist's arrest shows state media fight for ruling party
Radio Free Asia, October 2, 2018

In China, a quiz show is an ode to Xi Jinping
The New York Times, October 2, 2018

Two foreigners under investigation for racial slurs in private WeChat group
SupChina, October 2, 2018