The Elephant in the XUAR: I. Entire families sentenced

Written by Gene A. Bunin   This is the first in a series of five articles highlighting the massive expansion of the prison system in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region that has taken place in recent years. The prisons have been running in parallel with the much-covered concentration camps (“vocational training centers”) and possess many…

Viral Ad Sparks Outpouring for ‘Leftover Women’ in China

VOA Joyce Huang                   April 12, 2016   An emotional advertisement about “leftover women” in China, which has gone viral, has uncovered not only the society’s deep-rooted discrimination against single women, but also the Chinese government’s inaction in tackling gender inequity issues, analysts say. The four-minute-long document-style video, part…

Surveillance camera was installed on Women’s Rights in China’s volunteer Changlan Su’s door

August 18, 2013 Women’s Rights in China Reports: Guangdong Nanhai government is finding numerous way to stop our volunteer. After three shifts 24/7 monitoring of activist Changlan Su, the government even installed high definition surveillance camera on Su’s door today. These governors behaved in a vicious and unrestrained way to intimidate activists Changlan Su and…