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.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

Poetry meets politics in photos of China
The New York Times, May 15, 2019

Workers in China’s private sector earn less, protest more
China Labour Bulletin, May 15, 2019

“One seed can make an impact”: An interview with Chen Hongguo
New York Review of Books, May 14, 2019

Taiwan’s LGBT community protests ahead of vote
Japan Broadcasting Corporation, May 14, 2019