Publications

The Hill: Chinese dissidents who deny Trump’s defeat reinforce China’s propaganda

By Yang Jianli & Aaron Rhodes Many diaspora Chinese who oppose Chinese President Xi Jinping’s policies have supported President Trump, despite his abortive early attempt at developing a “bromance” with Xi. Many have admired Trump as a strong leader who was...

Press Release: Lawsuit over politically motivated censorship and surveillance on WeChat filed in California today by Citizen Power Initiatives for China

Citizen Power Initiatives for China (CPIFC)Contact: Daniel GongTel: +1 (202) 827-5762Email: dcoffice@initiativesforchina.org WASHINGTON, DC, January 8, 2021 Citizen Power Initiatives for China (“CPIFC”) filed a lawsuit today in the Superior Court for the State of...

Hong Kong: Human Rights Groups Condemn Mass Arrests

We, the undersigned 36 groups and organizations dedicated to promoting and protecting human rights, condemn the arrests of over 50 pro-democracy figures in Hong Kong. The arrests symbolize the ongoing weaponization of law to undermine the democratic aspirations and...

Crackdown on Hong Kong is Crystallising and Solidifying Resistance

By: Dr. Yang Jianli The world is possibly witnessing another Tiananmen Square movement as China moves to stamp out complete freedom in Hong Kong and seize control. Recently, China convicted three young Hong Kong democracy activists for organizing and taking part in an...