Tag Archives: Shandong

Xu Zhiyong (许志永): An Account of My Recent Disappearance

Dr. Xu Zhiyong is a lecturer of law at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, and one of the founders of Open Constitution Initiative (公盟) that offers legal assistance to petitioners and rights defenders, and has been repeatedly harassed, shut … Continue reading

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Chen Guangcheng has landed in the US

For seven years Chen Guangcheng has been silenced in China for his role in opposing illegal forced abortions in Shandong province, that ended today with his arrival in the US. Even after his escape from thugs in Linyi, the gov’t … Continue reading

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Who is Chen Guangchen – From a small prison to a big prison

…Continued from earlier posts, this is part 3. Part 1, Part 2 From a Small Prison to a Big Prison Chen Guangcheng was released on September 9, 2010, and has been under illegal house arrest since then. His home is … Continue reading

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