Almost one year after the uprising in Wukan that brought international attention, another controversy is brewing over the failure to return land to the farmers as promised.
Chinese communist authorities have punished eight of the nine members of the previous Wukan village committee, according to a recent announcement.
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 [...]
The citizens of Wukan got their election on March 3, bringing to office several of the local leaders that steered protests against authorities last year and brought [...]
Village in Zhejiang Province, China, tries Wukan-style uprising, scaring away government staff.
In a small township in Henan Province, over two hundred farmers have taken a leaf from the book of Wukan—or at least tried to.
The China Model came up against the villagers of Wukan in southern China, and for the moment, the villagers have won.
The retaliation by the Chinese regime that Wukan Villagers have worried about is beginning.
Just as protests were winding down in Wukan, energetic young people with a newfound sense of their own rights played an important role in protests in Guangdong Province’s [...]
The struggle over land in Wukan Village in China is part of a larger conflict inside the Chinese Communist Party.