Thinking About China

Human Rights Lawyers Shine in China, but Need the World to Notice

A panel consisting of four wives speaking on behalf of their husbands, detained in China for advocating for human rights, on May 18, in a hearing room on Capitol Hill. (L-R) Ms. Lee Chin-yu, wife of Lee Min-che; translator; Ms. Wang Yanfeng, wife of Tang Jingling; translator; Ms. Jin Bianling, wife of Jiang Tianyong; Bob Fu, president of China Aid; Ms. Chen Guiqiu, wife of Xie Yang. (Kitty Wang/NTD)
A panel consisting of four wives speaking on behalf of their husbands, detained in China for advocating for human rights, on May 18, in a hearing room on Capitol Hill. (L-R) Ms. Lee Chin-yu, wife of Lee Min-che; translator; Ms. Wang Yanfeng, wife of Tang Jingling; translator; Ms. Jin Bianling, wife of Jiang Tianyong; Bob Fu, president of China Aid; Ms. Chen Guiqiu, wife of Xie Yang. (Kitty Wang/NTD)

WASHINGTON—Four Chinese women sat at a long oaken table in a hearing room on Capitol Hill on the afternoon of May 19 and asked the...




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