November 17, 2019

The Hong Kong Government Must De-escalate the Current Situation to Avoid Bloodshed

Dear Friends in the World,

Hong Kong, a modern and civilised metropolitan, is now under humanitarian crisis. 88% of the population have suffered from tear gas. The Hong Kong police have shot nearly 10,000 rounds of tear gas, 1/5 of them were deployed in the Chinese University of Hong Kong last week. The excessive use of tear gas brings Hong Kong i...

October 26, 2019

Dear friends and colleagues from around the world:

Welcome to the 14th InterEthnic/InterFaith Leadership Conference. It is an honor to host this meeting, and we deeply value and appreciate your participation.

In all the years that we have organized the Leadership Conference, never have our challenges been more pressing, never have the moral and political choices forced upon the world by the inhuman and anti-democratic policies o...

October 17, 2019

Washington, DC - Today, a coalition of 37 human rights organizations sent a letter to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) urging Acting Commissioner Morgan to issue a Withhold Release Order ("WRO") which would ban the import of all Chinese cotton, textile, and apparel products tainted by forced labor. 

Below is the text of the letter:

October 17, 2019


The Honorable Mark A. Morgan

Acting Commissioner 


August 27, 2019

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China has created a "cotton gulag" in the Xinjian...

In Hong Kong, hundreds of thousands of protesters are expected for weekend rallies following the aggressive pro-democracy demonstrationsat Hong Kong International Airport last week, bringing the region to the brink of military intervention by Beijing.

Such tactics provide a clear pretext for mainland forces to punish and eradicate what they see as a challenge to the authority of Xi Jinping. The mainland government has...

Yang Jianli and Aaron Rhode published an article on The American Interest. Here is an excerpt from the original article: 

"They were not there as representatives of a single political or ideological group. Rather, they were there for each other, and for their community, standing up for its spirit and ethos—for the very idea of Hong Kong. For every aggressive protestor one sees on television, pelting police stations with rocks a...

June 20, 2019

On June 18, The Assembly of the Cuban Resistance in Representation of the Captive Cuban people, which is convening this week in Miami, bestowed Dr. YANG Jianli, founder and president of Citizen Power Initiatives for China, Order of Merit of Human Solidarity " in recognition of the life time of dedication to the enlightenment of humanity through science, mathematics and the struggle for human rights of former Chinese political...

June 12, 2019

Today, U.S. Senators Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) and John Kennedy (R-La.) wrote to U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer asking him to include the substance of their legislation, the Holding Foreign Companies Accountable Act, in the ongoing trade negotiations with China. The bill would address a long-standing issue with regard to China's non-compliance with U.S. financial regulators by requiring foreign companies reg...

In the 1980s, conflicting patterns of economic liberalization led to a widespread protest movement across the People's Republic of China (PRC, China). Tensions reached an apex in Beijing on June 4th, 1989, as the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) dogmatic insistence on unchallenged social control led to what became known as the Tiananmen Square Massacre. In memory of the 30th anniversary of the Party's brutal and lethal suppress...

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