Amnesty International has called for a letter campaign to pressure the Chinese government to release respected human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng who has been forcibly disappeared for nearly two years.
Disappeared human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng has been held by state security somewhere in China for over a year.
Gao Zhisheng, nicknamed “the conscience of China,” is a remarkable Chinese human rights attorney and dissident whose story just blew me away after watching the documentary film Transcending Fear.
Gao Zhisheng is a human rights attorney and dissident known for defending activists and religious minorities, and documenting human rights abuses in China.
When Gao Gege was very young, she suddenly found herself facing a miserable life imposed upon her by the authoritarian communist Chinese regime. It was because her father Gao Zhisheng criticised the regime’s atrocities.
Education program mandated by Beijing meets opposition in Hong Kong 90,000 protestors urged the Hong Kong government to stop its national education program, which was forced on Hong Kong by the Mainland Chinese regime. On Aug 31, many of the…