Tearing down the Great Firewall © Flickr/heather.buchan
Tearing down the Great Firewall © Flickr/heather.buchan

Human Rights in China

Our Uncensor China campaign was in full swing in the months leading up to the Beijing 2008 Olympics. Thank you to everyone who supported the campaign!

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Policemen in China filming journalists outside a courtroom © AP

Crackdown on China’s human rights lawyers deepens

A crackdown on lawyers in China is making legal representation more difficult to find for those who need it.

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New report on press freedom in China

A new report assessing press freedom in China during 2008 has been released by the International Federation of Journalists.

Amnesty activists in front of our China firewall display

THANK YOU for supporting human rights change in China

2008 was a fantastic opportunity to push for human rights change in China, and together we did just that. Looking at itnernet censorship, the death penalty, torture and unfair trials as well as the freedom of prisoners of conscience.

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