søndag 1. januar 2017

One man's surprising defiance on Chinese legal rights

The year 2016 has been another grim year for those campaigning for human rights in China. On freedom of speech, religious expression, trades unions and a host of other issues, China's one-party state continues to punish those who try to insist on their constitutional rights. Meanwhile, through propaganda and censorship it works hard to nurture an unquestioning herd mentality and to discourage any exploration of individual values. But even in this unpromising landscape, defiance takes root in unlikely corners. Read more