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China launches sweeping crackdown on rights lawyers

China launches sweeping crackdown on rights lawyers

More than 100 arrests • Human rights lawyers branded “enemies of the state”

Is China heading for a new Tiananmen?

Is China heading for a new Tiananmen?

26th anniversary of the Beijing massacre on June 4, 1989, is also a warning of revolutionary shocks ahead

Lee Kuan Yew – global capitalism mourns a dictator

Lee Kuan Yew – global capitalism mourns a dictator

Apologist for neo-liberalism and autocracy Ravichandren, CWI Malaysia with additional reporting by Socialist Action

Protests spread in support of China’s feminists

Protests spread in support of China’s feminists

Police in Beijing change the charge against five jailed women activists to “disturbing public order” Sally Tang Mei-ching, Socialist Action in Hong Kong “Feminism is not a crime” rang out across Hong Kong’s Times Square, along with chants of “free the five” as several campaign groups came together to protest in […]

China: “Feminism is not a crime!”

China: “Feminism is not a crime!”

Release the five women activists in China! Statement by Defend Chinese Feminists Campaign Five young women known for their “guerrilla art” style of raising awareness on women’s rights were arrested on the eve of International Women’s Day, 8 March, 2015. Their names are: Wu Rongrong (武嵘嵘) age 30, Zheng Churan […]