...a grassroots movement in China that has become a massive force for peaceful transformation.

Rong Yi, Chairperson of Tuidang Center

NEWS

One Month Into Occupy Central, Hong Kong Students Petition Chinese Premier Li Keqiang

Epoch Times, CCP action out of China, 1d

Umbrella Plaza was the site for the one-month anniversary of the pro-democracy students movement in Hong Kong. Their new demands looks like they prefer discussing their concerns with China’s premier, Li Keqiang.

Xi Jinping Averts Tiananmen-style Massacre in Hong Kong

Epoch Times, Democratic movement, 2d

Jiang Zemin faction sought bloody end to the Umbrella Movement The leaked order from Xi to the Hong Kong government says: “It’s absolutely not allowed to open fire. Wasn’t the lesson of June 4 deep enough?"

Authorities Step Up 'Persecution' of Inner Mongolia Dissident’s Family

Radio Free Asia, Human Rights, 4d

“During the past several months, the persecution that we mother and son have been subjected to, has gone from bad to worse” says Xinna, the wife of jailed veteran ethnic Inner Mongolian dissident Hada. Hada, who is in his mid-50s and suffers from deteriorating mental health, remains imprisoned despite having already served a 15-year sentence on charges of “separatism” and “espionage” after he campaigned for greater autonomy for China's six million ethnic Mongolians.

REPORTS

UK calls China a ‘Country of Concern’

UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office , 6m

"The facts on the ground point to the fact that China’s communist regime severely curtails civil and political rights and utilizes the use of violence frequently when faced with free-thinkers, human rights defenders and those who petition for change" was written in the UK report

China’s Environmental Crisis – CFR Report

CFR, 8m

China's environmental crisis is due to the fact that it's huge economic growth has come at the expense of its environment and public health. Citizens in big Chinese cities citizens have dubbed the air pollution as "airpocalypse".

The Long Shadow of Chinese Censorship

The Center for International Media Assistance, 1y

The Chinese Communist Party is exporting patterns of domestic control to censor unwanted news and stifle opposition viewpoints internationally.