Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Access to Justice (司法公正)

“广州三君子”被转监狱 家人未收到任何通知 (The “three gentlemen of Guangzhou” are transferred to different detention centers, families not notified)
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/renquanfazhi/yf1-07262016102841.html

Access to Information (信息公开)

Second Tibetan jailed over Dalai Lama WeChat group
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/tibet/second-07262016170418.html

Liberal Chinese magazine's VP blocked from entering offices
Voice of America, July 26, 2016
http://www.voanews.com/content/liberal-chinese-magazine-vice-president-blocked-entering-offices/3435961.html

中国国家网信办对网媒就报道新闻而进行罚款 (Cyberspace Administration of China fines Internet media for reporting news)
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/zhengzhi/nu-07262016095935.html

Citizen Participation (公民参与)

Civilians can now film police action to keep China’s law enforcement officers in check
South China Morning Post, July 27, 2016
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1995447/civilians-can-now-film-police-action-keep-chinas-law

Fleeing activist used Google Maps to escape from China
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/china/navigate-07262016111712.html

Government Accountability (政府问责)

China’s deadly floods reveal failure to manage disasters, says official
South China Morning Post, July 27, 2016
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1995179/chinas-deadly-floods-reveal-failure-manage-disasters

Related:
China flood victims accuse officials of negligence
Al Jazeera, July 26, 2016
http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2016/07/china-flood-victims-accuse-officials-negligence-160726182553699.html

China’s cadres may face “stricter” rules in revamp of Communist Party’s code of conduct
South China Morning Post, July 26, 2016
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/1995182/chinas-cadres-may-face-stricter-rules-revamp-communist

Chinese demolitions at Larung Gar Buddhist institute draw fire
Agence France-Presse, July 26, 2016
https://www.hongkongfp.com/2016/07/26/chinese-demolitions-larung-gar-buddhist-institute-draw-fire/

China criticizes U.S., Japan, Australia for “fanning” tensions
The Washington Post, July 26, 2016
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/china-criticizes-us-japan-australia-for-fanning-tensions/2016/07/26/4414fb1a-53a6-11e6-b652-315ae5d4d4dd_story.html

Hong Kong (香港)

Nearly 40 percent of young people favor Hong Kong independence: Survey
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/english/news/favor-07262016131744.html

Hong Kong journalists jailed on mainland: Lawyer
Channel NewsAsia, July 26, 2016
http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/asiapacific/hong-kong-journalists/2988436.html

【视频】香港立法会参选人抗议当局政治打压 ([Video] Hong Kong LegCo election candidates protest authorities’ political oppression)
Radio Free Asia, July 26, 2016
http://www.rfa.org/mandarin/yataibaodao/gangtai/cp-07262016150548.html

Opinion and Editorial (观点和社论)

“Censorship breeds prejudice in the long run”
Foreign Policy, June 3, 2016
https://foreignpolicy.com/2015/06/03/china-censorship-murong-literature-power-struggles/

A cafe chat With Li Tingting
China Change, July 27, 2016
https://chinachange.org/2016/07/27/a-cafe-chat-with-li-tingting/

吳志森:香港電台將死於「平庸之惡」 (Ng Chi Sum: Radio Television Hong Kong will die of “the banality of evil”)
Ming Pao, July 27, 2016
http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20160727/s00012/1469555698991