Posted by: becketfund | December 7, 2009

China: Professor Still in Jail for Civil Rights Advocacy

BEIJING – Professor Liu Xiaobo is still being held without charge after being arrested in 2008 for co-authoring “Charter 08,” a document which called for a new constitution that would guarantee freedom of religion and other liberties, AP reported on December 7.  About 10,000 Chinese individuals have signed “Charter 08” and several signatories said on December 7 that their aspirations are still alive.

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  1. True words, some unadulterated words man. Made my day!


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