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, September 30, 2020

Xinjiang (新疆)

新疆教育营获释者后遗症显现 内脏机能失调失去生育能力 (Detainees released from Xinjiang reeducation camps suffer organ dysfunction and infertility)
Radio Free Asian, September 29, 2020

Inner Mongolia (内蒙古)

China’s Persecution of the Uyghurs: A Human Rights Emergency
Bitter Winter, September 30, 2020

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

背着包袱抖包袱 中国脱口秀演员走在刀锋上 (Chinese standup comedians tread a fine line)
Radio Fre Asia, September 29, 2020

Government Accountability (政府问责)

澳門「秘密警察」法案下月生效 執法者可匿名不排除外地人擔任 (Macao to enact “secret police” bill next month; enforcers can remain anonymous and include non-locals)
Radio Free Asia, September 30, 2020

ICTs and Human Rights (信息技术与人权)

Big tech firms may be handing Hong Kong user data to China
The Guardian, September 29, 2020

TikTok事件背后的“数据本地化”浪潮 (How do Chinese overseas tech firms like TikTok cope with “data localization”?)
Financial Times, September 29, 2020

专家担忧中国正走向“数字极权主义” (Experts: China heads toward “digital totalitarianism”)
Radio Free Asia, September 29, 2020

Hong Kong (香港)

China approves arrest of Hong Kong 'speedboat fugitives'
Radio France Internationale, September 30, 2020

Hong Kong court grants activist Joshua Wong temporary release on unauthorised assembly, mask ban charges
South China Morning Post, September 30, 2020

Explainer: How Beijing’s security law transformed Hong Kong – month 3
Hong Kong Free Press, September 30, 2020

The arrested: Hongkongers caught up in Beijing's national security law
The Guardian, September 29, 2020

Who runs Hong Kong: party faithful shipped in to carry out Beijing's will
The Guardian, September 28, 2020

For Hong Kong Protesters Caught at Sea, Trial in China Is Likely

The New York Times, September 30, 2020

“十一”将至,港府籍国安法全面压制港人集会游行活动 (Hong Kong gov’t in full force to prevent gathering on National Day)
Voice of America, September 29, 2020

出席 10.1 國慶活動 駱惠寧:愛國不是選擇,是義務 林鄭:中央協助下香港逐步回正軌 (Luo Huijing at National Day banquet: Patriotism is not a choice but an obligation; Carrie Lam: Hong Kong is returning to normalcy with CPG’s help)
The Stand News, September 30, 2020

不停的拘捕與上庭 黃之鋒:要做,還有很多可以做 (Joshua Wong: There is a lot more that can be done)
The Stand News, September 30, 2020