Monday, June 07, 2010

June 07, 2010

Food Security

武汉万瓶假白酒流向市场 原料标明不宜直接饮用 (Thousands of Bottles of Fake Wine Found in Wuhan)
Xinhua News Agency, June 05, 2010

Human Rights Defender – Li Hong (力虹)
作家力虹病危获保外就医 入重症病房各界呼吁援手 (Li Hong Released on Bail for Medical Treatment)
Radio Free Asia, June 06, 2010

Human Rights Defender – Tan Zuoren (谭作人)
谭作人被控“煽动颠覆国家政权案”将于6月9日宣判 (Verdict in Tan Zuoren Trial to Be Pronounced June 9)
Radio Free Asia, June 06, 2010

Human Rights Defenders
Ex-Tiananmen Protest Leader Freed after Arrest in Tokyo
Voice of America, June 06, 2010

Lawyer Recovers from Setback in Women's Rights
South China Morning Post, June 06, 2010

June Fourth
“六四”21年烛光依旧 十五万人聚香港维园 (150K Attend June Forth Candlelight Vigil in Hong Kong's Victoria Park)
Radio Free Asia, June 04, 2010

China Loyalist Attacks Beijing over Tiananmen
Financial Times, June 04, 2010

US Urges China to Free Activists on Tiananmen Anniversary
Agence France-Presse, June 04, 2010

Labor Unrest in China Reflects Changing Demographics, More Awareness of Rights
The Washington Post, June 07, 2010

Land Policy
New Housing Policy 'Difficult to Implement'
China Daily, June 07, 2010

Freedom of Speech Defence Bound to Fail: Courts Do Not Engage with Rights Discourse
South China Morning Post, June 07, 2010

Migrant Workers
农民工随迁子女教育纳入公共教育体系 免学杂费不收借读费 (Children of Migrant Workers Receive Equal Treatment in Public Education System in Henan)
Legal Daily, June 07, 2010

Protests and Petitions
农民上访被关精神病院:精神病人收治制度存漏洞 (Petitioners Locked Up in Mental Institutions Reveals Loopholes in Admission System)
Outlook, June 07, 2010

Public Health
China Audits Rural Cooperative Medical Care System
Xinhua News Agency, June 06, 2010

China's 'Cancer Villages' Reveal Dark Side of Economic Boom
The Guardian, June 07, 2010

Rural Issues
Rural College Graduates Paid only Half the National Average Wage
South China Morning Post, June 05, 2010