If you were wondering how the Communist Party-run media in China would handle the case of activist Chen Guangcheng, The Wall Street Journal details how instead of willfully ignoring the news, the media in China has been doing its best to brand Chen as "a pawn and an unwitting tool of the U.S." A tentative deal has been worked out to allow Chen to study in the United States, but that has not stopped the media from making its bold claims about Chen's U.
Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng with his wife Yuan Weijing. Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images. Chinese legal activist Chen Guangcheng clarified Thursday that despite escaping house arrest last month and his alleged abuse by local au... Read Post
Chen Guangcheng—a Chinese lawyer and human-rights activist—is at the center of a diplomatic crisis that threatens to rupture the delicate relationship between the United States and China. “If you look back historically at the way Ch... Read Post