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Apple Daily journalists get emotional after thanking supporters gathered outside their office in Hong Kong early on June 24, 2021, as the pro-democracy tabloid was forced to close after 26 years under a sweeping new national security law.
UK Government Uncommitted to Strong Action Against China While ‘Hong Kong is Getting Darker’
July 1, 2021, was the 24th anniversary of the UK’s handover of Hong Kong, which ended the 156-year British occupation of the region. June 30, 2021, marked one year since China imposed the National Security...
British Conservative Party MPs Nusrat Ghani (C) and Iain Duncan Smith (R) join members of the Uyghur community as they call on parliament to vote to recognise persecution of Uyghurs as genocide and crimes against humanity in London on April 22, 2021.
UK Lawmakers Join Designation of Uyghur Persecution as Genocide
The UK’s House of Commons officially declared for the first time that the persecution of Uyghur Muslims in Xinjiang by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) counts as genocide.  The motion, which was passed by Members...
cgtn chinese state broadcaster coming back to uk
Treaty Loophole Could Allow Chinese State Broadcaster to Return to UK Airwaves
In February, British broadcasting regulator Ofcom banned the state-run China Global Television Network (CGTN) for breaching the UK’s rules of broadcast. Now, it seems as if the media outlet might get back on British airwaves...
Professors from Cornell University in New York have overwhelmingly voted to reject a proposed joint degree program bankrolled directly by the Chinese communist government.
Cornell Professors Reject University’s Partnership with Communist China
Professors from Cornell University in New York have overwhelmingly voted to reject a proposed joint degree program bankrolled directly by the Chinese communist government. The proposed partnership between Cornell and Peking University was rejected with...
Beijing recently announced sanctions on two American religious rights officials, a member of the Canadian parliament, and a subcommittee on human rights in Canada’s House of Commons.
Communist China’s Sanctions of VIPs Are a ‘Badge of Honor’
Beijing recently announced sanctions on two American religious rights officials, a member of the Canadian parliament, and a subcommittee on human rights in Canada’s House of Commons. The sanctioned individuals are banned from entering communist China, including...
Nike’s statement against Xinjiang's forced labor has provoked hatred from the Chinese Communist Party..
No More Human Rights Talk: Beijing Piles Pressure on Nike Regarding Uyghur Forced Labor
The Chinese government has launched a multi-pronged attack on global brand Nike, that involves a massive social media campaign encouraging people to boycott the company’s products. The pressure campaign comes after Nike published a statement...
The Chinese Communist Party’s propaganda and ideologies have received a boost from U.S. companies that self-censor and comply with the CCP’s demands in order to access and compete in China’s market.
How the CCP Intimidates US Companies
The Chinese Communist Party’s propaganda and ideologies have received a boost from U.S. companies that self-censor and comply with the CCP’s demands to access and compete in China’s market. The expectation that U.S. companies will...
A recent report by New Lines Institute, a Washington D.C. thinktank, has determinied that the crimes committed by the Chinese state against the Uyghur minority in the Xinjiang autonomous region constitute genocide, by every aspect of the definition.
Crimes Committed Against Uyghurs Meet Definition of Genocide: Report
A recent report by New Lines Institute, a Washington D.C. think tank, has determined that Communist China’s crimes against the Uyghur minority in the Xinjiang autonomous region can be classified as genocide. The report did...
Foreign Reporters in China Face Covid-19 Roadblocks
A report by the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of China (FCCC) has found that foreign journalists’ working conditions in China deteriorated in 2020. According to the paper titled ‘Track Trace Expel: Reporting on China Amid a...
Uyghur Women Face Forced Sterilization in Xinjiang
Chinese Embassy Whitewashes Cratering Uyghur Birth Rate as Victory for Feminism
The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) mouthpiece China Daily published a propaganda piece on Jan. 8 claiming the eradication of religious extremism, rather than a state-sanctioned policy of forced sterilization, is what led to a shocking...
Kazakhstan Grants 2 Chinese Muslims Refugee Status
Two ethnically Kazakh Chinese, fearing persecution for their Muslim faith in their home province of Xinjiang, have been accepted as refugees in neighboring Kazakhstan, as reported by Bitter Winter.   Kaisha Akan, an ethnic Kazakh who...