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Why Should We Pay Attention to China’s Televised Confessions?
September 23, 2017
Why Should We Pay Attention to China’s Televised Confessions?
If we want to understand China, the recent televised trial of a Taiwanese human rights advocate is a good place to start.
Why Should We Pay Attention to China’s Televised Confessions?
Has China Really Made Great Progress on Human Rights?
September 16, 2017
Has China Really Made Great Progress on Human Rights?
As the 19th Party Congress approaches, China has compiled a book on great achievements in human rights.
Has China Really Made Great Progress on Human Rights?
China’s War on Dissent
August 30, 2017
China’s War on Dissent
Detained activists have two choices: vanish or confess.
China’s War on Dissent
Liu Xiaobo Wasn’t China’s Only Prisoner of Conscience
July 28, 2017
Liu Xiaobo Wasn’t China’s Only Prisoner of Conscience
The best way to honor his memory is to press China to end torture and free other dissidents.
Liu Xiaobo Wasn’t China’s Only Prisoner of Conscience
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
May 22, 2017
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
As China's global role grows, it's increasingly important to speak out about the country's human rights issues.
How China Wound up Outside the International Human Rights Debate
What’s on the Agenda for the Trump-Xi Meeting?
April 06, 2017
What’s on the Agenda for the Trump-Xi Meeting?
To no one's surprise, trade and North Korea top the list. What else will make it into the conversations?
What’s on the Agenda for the Trump-Xi Meeting?
A Civil Code for China: A Great Leap Forward for the Rule of Law
March 30, 2017
A Civil Code for China: A Great Leap Forward for the Rule of Law
China has a chance to improve rule of law by securing property, family, and personal rights.
A Civil Code for China: A Great Leap Forward for the Rule of Law
Why and How Tillerson Should Address Human Rights on China Visit
March 15, 2017
Why and How Tillerson Should Address Human Rights on China Visit
Raising human rights concerns on his first trip to China (or failing to do so) will send a strong message.
Why and How Tillerson Should Address Human Rights on China Visit
China's Human Rights Crackdown: A Global Problem
March 10, 2017
China's Human Rights Crackdown: A Global Problem
“This is about China actively extending its control beyond its borders."
China's Human Rights Crackdown: A Global Problem
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
March 02, 2017
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
How one artist pushes back.
Badiucao: Challenging China With Political Cartoons
The Right Way to Confront China
February 16, 2017
The Right Way to Confront China
Recent moves toward a more traditional China policy are welcome, but not enough to meet the challenge from Beijing.
The Right Way to Confront China
The Pitfalls of Law Enforcement Cooperation With China
January 21, 2017
The Pitfalls of Law Enforcement Cooperation With China
Europe's police and judicial cooperation with China raises difficult questions, especially with regard to extradition.
The Pitfalls of Law Enforcement Cooperation With China
The People's Republic of the Disappeared
December 06, 2016
The People's Republic of the Disappeared
From black jails to residential surveillance, Beijing has been trying to normalize enforced disappearances for a decade.
The People's Republic of the Disappeared
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
October 31, 2016
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
Focusing on individual stories is a poor way to evaluate China's human rights record.
Criticizing China on Human Rights: Missing the Forest for the Trees?
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
October 31, 2016
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
UN member states voted against Russia, granting a symbolic victory to human rights organizations.
Russia Loses Seat at the UN Human Rights Council
2 Dueling Visions of Human Rights in China
October 06, 2016
2 Dueling Visions of Human Rights in China
U.S. CECC annual report and China's own human rights action plan showcase starkly different concepts of "human rights."
2 Dueling Visions of Human Rights in China
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