CCP afraid of Russian-style ‘referendum’? State media particularly silent

Russia 09/24/22, 14:58

In the face of Russia's continued defeats on the battlefield in Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced on September 21 the mobilization of 300,000 new troops, further hinting at a nuclear threat. The West called this a "serious escalation" and strongly condemned Putin's war. In his speech on September 21, Putin ...

Chinese regime spares life of No. 1 torturer and gives life sentence

Corruption 09/23/22, 14:42

On September 22, the Intermediate People's Court of Changchun City, Jilin province, commuted the death sentence and its two-year extension for Fu Zhenghua, former minister of Justice and former director of the 610 Office.  The court now gave Fu a life sentence. The sentence cannot be reduced further, no option ...

‘Digital Authoritarianism’: China strengthens religious control

Human Rights 09/22/22, 21:37

The Chinese constitution is supposed to guarantee freedom of religion. However, the Chinese Communist Party decides what religion is, and everything else is banned. On Sept. 13, Chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Nury Turkel talked about a new crackdown on religion in China, through further online control.  Many ...

China sets up police stations worldwide to hunt down Chinese

Human Rights 09/22/22, 21:30

According to a recent report, unofficial Chinese police stations are appearing everywhere globally. Their purpose: hunt down Chinese and force them to return.  Human rights NGO Safeguard Defenders released its findings on September 12. The group discovered that the Chinese bureau runs at least 54 so-called service centers across five continents. ...

Anti-extradition movement is the great unifier for democracy in Hong Kong

Human Rights 09/22/22, 15:09

On June 12, 2019, thousands of proactive Hong Kong citizens surrounded the Legislative Council buildings, the Maoist fiefdom where the repressive policies of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) are woven.The citizens protested against the extradition order of pro-democracy activists who confronted the totalitarian reaction of the CCP and the betrayal ...

Journalist Huang Xueqin arrest by the Chinese regime: NGOs call for her release

Human Rights 09/21/22, 14:44

September 19 marks the anniversary of the arrest of Chinese investigative journalist Huang Xueqin by the Chinese communist regime. Reporters Without Borders, also known as Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) and 24 other human rights organizations joined forces to demand, in a letter, her release along with labor rights defender Wang Jianbing. Cédric Alviani, ...