Announcement of Nomination for 2014 Liu Xiaobo Courage to Write Award Of Independent Chinese PEN Center

Title: Liu Xiaobo Courage to Write Award

Awardee: one or two individual annually;

Candidacy: Anyone in the case list of Writers in Prison Committee of International PEN who is still imprisoned or released under legal restriction of the right to freedom of expression, such as “deprivation of political rights”; Continue reading

Chang Ping:Lies Not a Part of Diversity of Views

By Chang Ping, published: August 30, 2014

 

(This is Chang Ping’s fourth rebuttal, also declined publication by Deutsche Welle, to Frank Sieren’s defense of the Tiananmen massacre, the “right to forget,” and his accusation that Continue reading

Chang Ping:How Brainwashing Works in China

published: August 30, 2014

(This is Chang Ping’s third rebuttal, declined publication by Deutsche Welle, to Frank Sieren’s defense of the Tiananmen massacre and the “right to forget“ (links in German) in the Sieren vs. Chang Ping debate earlier this year in DW about the June 4th massacre in 1989 Continue reading

China tells journalists to learn ‘Marxist news values’

August 30, 2014

China ordered its journalists on Saturday to learn “Marxist news values” and uphold the principles of news as prescribed by the ruling Communist Party, Continue reading

Stockholm China Forum

Stockholm China Forum is the leading transatlantic dialogue on China, Continue reading

A Debate Over Tiananmen Finds Echoes in Germany’s Fascist Past

By DIDI KIRSTEN TATLOW AUGUST 27, 2014 6:00 PMAugust 27, 2014 6:00 pm

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Army tanks hold positions on an overpass in Beijing on June 6, 1989, Continue reading