Communist Party leader in Chinese city claims to have worked in New Haven City Hall; accused in torture of rights activist (documents)

estannard@nhregister.com / Twitter: @edstannardnhr NEW HAVEN — A rising Chinese communist star who claimed to have served as an assistant to Mayor John DeStefano Jr. in 2000 was largely responsible for the torture and imprisonment of an outspoken human rights activist, according to China watchers in this country. Li Qun, who spent six months studying…

VOA Cannot Retreat from China

  Women’s Rights in China President Jing Zhang                                          July 30, 2011     I remember an afternoon forty years ago. My father furiously slapped my uncle. The argument was behind closed doors and hushed. I couldn’t…