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

Tienchi Martin-Liao: Notes from Dharamsala: On Meeting His Holiness, the Dalai Lama

March 13, 2013

Tibetan settlements in India have fostered strong relations with the government under the Dalai Lama’s teachings. Can they be a guide for Tibetan-Chinese relations? Continue reading

WU YOURU: THE “FIRST” CHINESE CARTOONIST

Posted on August 28, 2014 by necksbetrim

 

Firsts are always controversial. If the first Chinese cartoonist was the student of another, earlier cartoonist or proto-cartoonist, Continue reading

Breaking: Outspoken #OccupyCentral supporter Ed Chin’s column @ HKEJ removed, no reason given

Breaking: Outspoken #OccupyCentral supporter Ed Chin’s column @ HKEJ removed, no reason given Continue reading

Tienchi Martin-Liao: Fire, Flight, Freedom

March 27, 2013

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Stopping the tragedy in Tibet is in the hands of the CCP. 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