Tiananmen Square

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First reported 17 mins ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

Religion News Service -- China's Grim Religious Freedom Problem (7/30/14)

WASHINGTON, July 30 -- U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom issued the following op-ed by By Katrina Lantos Swett and M. Zuhdi Jasser:While last month marked the 25th anniversary of China's silencing freedom in Tiananmen Square, this month ... [Published Targeted News Service - 17 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Playing Tourist in Beijing: Communing with the Greatest Mass Murderer in History

It isn’t often that I get to spend time with mass murderers, let alone the greatest mass murderer in history.  But in playing tourist in Beijing I had a chance to hang out with the Great Helmsman himself, Mao Zedong.His mausoleum sits at the center of ... [Published Cato Institute - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

SUMMER MADNESS: Tank-tastic day

FOR an explosive day out this summer, head over to The Tank Museum in Bovington.The Tank Museum houses the world’s largest and finest collection of armoured fighting vehicles.The tank was a British invention that changed warfare forever when it was introduced ... [Published Bournemouth Daily Echo - 10 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

On China’s Doorstep, Youth Movements Are Flourishing

Just off the shores of mainland China, an Occupy-style movement is taking shape in Hong Kong.Shortly before the July 1 kickoff of Occupy Central in Hong Kong, three hopeful attendees from Taiwan learned that they were unwelcome. Sunflower movement leaders ... [Published Epoch Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

China: Dozens Killed in Xinjiang by Rampaging Knife Mob

By | IB Times  –A knife-wielding mob of suspected Islamic militants has rampaged through China's restive region of Xinjiang, killing dozens of people.Many others were injured in the attack and Chinese police responded with gunfire, killing dozens of the ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Dozens killed by police during clashes in troubled Chinese province

Zhou Ping had just taken out her wallet to pay for her vegetables when an SUV burst through the barriers, overturning tables laden with fresh produce and knocking the 50-year-old retiree to the pavement. The vehicle came to a halt, then exploded. Two ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 30 2014]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Theories on Zhou Yongkang’s takedown, and a brief history of Chinese purges

When the Chinese Communist Party announced Zhou Yongkang’s detention yesterday, it surprised exactly no one. The CCP has been closing in on  the former head of China’s police and legal system, since at least Oct. 2012, whenXi Jinping became president. ... [Published Quartz - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

COMMENTARY: China's grim religious freedom problem

(RNS) While last month marked the 25th anniversary of China’s silencing freedom in Tiananmen Square, this month China has been cementing this grim legacy — particularly regarding religious freedom. From repressing Muslims to bulldozing churches and tearing ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Students push for action in Hong Kong democracy battle

HONG KONG: Hong Kong's student activists have become local celebrities thanks to televised confrontations with officials as they demand reform -- but their frustration with the city's wider democracy movement is growing over fears of compromise with ... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

British PR Firms Are Spinning Stories for Foreign Dictatorships

Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko, dubbed "Europe's last dictator", and Vladimir Putin (Photo via )The UK PR industry generates roughly £7.5 billion per year. If you work in media, it might feel like a good chunk of that comes via companies blasting ... [Published Vice UK - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Janet plans China trek in memory of her late mum

Lyme Regis woman’s Great Wall challengeA mother from Lyme Regis is fundraising to walk the Great Wall of China so she can fulfil a promise she made to her dying mother.Janet Barrett-Pearce, 60, of Poole’s Court, needs to raise £3,300 to make the May trip ... [Published Devon 24 - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future

As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbour erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronised nightly light show, one innocuous 28-story building near the water's edge had stayed dark for months, clad in bamboo scaffolding ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 26 2014]

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Religion News Service -- China's Grim Religious... [Published Targeted News Service - 17 mins ago]
Guardian Century: how the Guardian saw the 20th... [Published Guardian.co.uk - 4 hours ago]
Readers Write: From Rice Fields to Big Data [Published HIStalk - 4 hours ago]
Playing Tourist in Beijing: Communing with the ... [Published Cato Institute - 9 hours ago]
SUMMER MADNESS: Tank-tastic day [Published Bournemouth Daily Echo - 10 hours ago]
Playing Tourist in Beijing: Communing with the ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - 11 hours ago]
Uighur group: 100 casualties in China clash [Published News24 - 14 hours ago]
China charges Uyghur scholar [Published CNN - 14 hours ago]
Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in Chin... [Published Herald Live - 17 hours ago]
On China’s Doorstep, Youth Movements Are Flouri... [Published Epoch Times - 17 hours ago]
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published Time - 18 hours ago]
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 18 hours ago]
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published TIME.com - 18 hours ago]
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published The China Blog - 18 hours ago]
Theories on Zhou Yongkang’s takedown, and a bri... [Published Quartz - 22 hours ago]
Archibald: Old friend inspires finalist Qiang Z... [Published Casey Weekly - 22 hours ago]
Uighur Group Says Nearly 100 Casualties in Chin... [Published NDTV - 22 hours ago]
Dozens killed by police during clashes in troub... [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 30 2014]
China investigates former security chief for co... [Published Irish Times - Jul 30 2014]
COMMENTARY: China's grim religious freedom problem [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 30 2014]
Fighting for Civil Society's Space [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Jul 29 2014]
With Zhou Yongkang's Downfall, Xi Jinping Becom... [Published International Business Times - Jul 29 2014]
COMMENTARY: China’s grim religious freedom problem [Published Religion News Service - Jul 29 2014]
Dozens killed in terror attack in China's Xinji... [Published XinMsn - Jul 29 2014]
A Strategy for Defeating ISIS in Syria and Iraq [Published Council On Foreign Relations - Jul 29 2014]
China: Dozens Killed in Xinjiang by Rampaging K... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Jul 29 2014]
Dozens killed and injured in terror attack in C... [Published Bangkok Post - Jul 29 2014]
Wang Dan still needs U.S. travel document to en... [Published Focus Taiwan - Jul 29 2014]
British PR Firms Are Spinning Stories for Forei... [Published Vice UK - Jul 29 2014]
Janet plans China trek in memory of her late mum [Published Devon 24 - Jul 29 2014]
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Playing Tourist in Beijing: Communing with the ... [Published Cato @ Liberty - 11 hours ago]
Doug Bandow It isn’t often that I get to spend time with mass murderers, let alone the greatest mass murderer in history.  But in playing tourist in Beijing I had a chance to hang out with the Great Helmsman himself, Mao Zedong. His mausoleum sits ...
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - 18 hours ago]
MoreThe Capital of China’s Xinjiang Region Is In Lockdown After a Deadly Blast In China, Deadly Bomb and Knife Attack Rocks Xinjiang Capital China: Ex-Security Czar Zhou Under Investigation Some time on Monday, in a small town near China’s northwest ...
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published TIME.com - 18 hours ago]
Some time on Monday, in a small town near China’s northwest frontier, dozens of people were injured or lost their lives. Two days later, we do not know who died, how they were killed or what sparked the violence. And with the area effectively sealed ...
China: Dozens Dead or Injured in Xinjiang ‘Terr... [Published The China Blog - 18 hours ago]
MoreThe Capital of China’s Xinjiang Region Is In Lockdown After a Deadly Blast In China, Deadly Bomb and Knife Attack Rocks Xinjiang Capital China: Ex-Security Czar Zhou Under Investigation Some time on Monday, in a small town near China’s northwest ...
Hong Kong fights for its future in the face of ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jul 26 2014]
HONG KONG — As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbour erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronized nightly light show, one innocuous 28-story building near the water’s edge had stayed dark for months, clad ...
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China sentences 3 to death for attack at Tianan... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 16 2014]
Chinese media attack Google, Apple [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 04 2014]
Chinese media attack Google, Apple [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Jun 04 2014]
China security clampdown on Tiananmen crackdown... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Jun 04 2014]
Asia Day Ahead: Remembering Tiananmen Square [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jun 03 2014]
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