democracy in China

Promoting Better Governance in China During Leadership Transition

July 22, 2012, 9:16 pm

Beijing should seek dignity for all Chinese if they wish to achieve sustainable prosperity at home.

Zhou Yongkang Gave Order to Quickly ‘Close Case’ on Activist Death

June 26, 2012, 2:51 pm

Security czar Zhou Yongkang gave the order to cremate the body of Li Wangyang within three days of his death, a Hong Kong media report said.

Tiananmen Square Massacre Candlelight Vigil in Hong Kong 180,000-Strong

June 4, 2012, 8:14 pm

Calls for democracy in China resounded at Hong Kong’s Victoria Park as more than 180,000 attended the yearly candlelight vigil in memory of the 1989 massacre of student [...]

Redress 1989 Tiananmen Massacre, Say Hong Kong Citizens

May 29, 2012, 11:18 am

Hong Kong residents are preparing for the annual commemoration of the June 4, 1989, Tiananmen Square student protests and massacre.

Easier Registration For Social Organizations Might Pave Way for China’s Political Reform

May 15, 2012, 7:13 pm

Political parties, human rights organizations, and other groups that are normally suppressed—often violently—in China, will now be allowed to register themselves, under a [...]

Secret New Party Pushes for Democracy, End to Rule of Chinese Regime

May 14, 2012, 11:12 am

A new political party aims to create a constitutional democracy in China and end one-party rule.

Wei Jingsheng: Political Upheaval in China Significant

March 30, 2012, 12:33 pm

Wei Jingsheng, one of the most recognized Chinese human rights and democracy activists, weighs in on the significance of the political upheaval presently occurring in China.

Hopes for Chinese Democratic Reform Dashed

March 10, 2012, 12:15 pm

Li Zhaoxing, a spokesman for the fifth session of the 11th National People’s Congress, which closed Monday in Beijing, delivered a fatal blow to the fantasy of political [...]

Chinese Officials Downplay Wukan Village Elections

March 8, 2012, 7:53 pm

Contradictory statements by officials at China’s annual two meetings regarding the eagerly anticipated village elections in Wukan, Guangdong Province, do not bode well for [...]

In Wukan Village Election, the Party’s Not So Hidden Hand

February 4, 2012, 10:26 pm

Communist Party authorities are already working to manipulate Wukan’s fledgling free elections.

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