The Human Rights Foundation is mobilizing a global band of activists to fight authoritarianism in China, Iran, Russia, and beyond.
The U.S. may not realize it, but it has the upper hand. It turns out communism doesn't work.
"I think the Chinese government actually takes a lot of pleasure knowing that they can actually strong-arm individuals and companies into capitulation to its own political ideology."
What happens in places where the pandemic is a transparent guise for seizing more state power?
Not everything in the bill would keep America competitive, but the immigration provisions certainly would.
Pandemic-era technologies like Zoom hold great promise, but also create unexpected problems for international students sent back to their home countries.
China’s government emphasizes control over prosperity while a demoralized West offers little opposition.
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Documentary short Do Not Split draws the ire of Beijing.
President Biden should also provide refuge for democracy lovers who want to escape authoritarian Chinese rule.
His rationale is both weak and would have justified keeping out his own father - a refugee from Cuba.
Cruz not only dimmed America's status as a bastion of freedom for the world's oppressed people, but spat upon his own heritage as the son of a political refugee.
America has undone its longstanding policy of granting special treatment to individuals with Hong Kong passports at exactly the wrong time.
Regina Ip spins a fantasy of a just government restoring order to Hong Kong.
Chen Guangcheng Fled China to America, and Last Night He Spoke at the RNC. How About Opening Our Doors to Oppressed Hongkongers Too?
"In China, expressing beliefs or ideas not approved by the CCP—religion, democracy, human rights—can lead to prison."
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2 Pro-Democracy University Employees in Hong Kong Fired as Beijing-Imposed National Security Law Takes Effect
"Academic staff...are no longer free to make controversial statements to the general public about politically or socially controversial matters," one of them writes.
The country's response to Hong Kong residents fleeing the national security law was modest, yet still drew the ire of Chinese officials.
Will tech companies resist orders to cooperate with demands for information to root out dissidents?
The legislation cuts lots of red tape surrounding the visa process.
In the video, I also make the case for extending the same rights to other victims of Chinese government oppression.
It would be smart foreign policy and beneficial to the U.S. economy.
Pro-democracy legislator Charles Mok explains what China's new national security law means for dissidents and the future of the city.
China's growing crackdown on Hong Kong has inspired calls for the West to allow Hong Kongers to migrate here. They should indeed be allowed to do so - and the same right should be extended to other victims of Chinese government oppression.
President Donald Trump announced a significant escalation of his administration's conflict with the Chinese government—a conflict that is increasingly looking less like a trade war and more like a cold war.
And it should keep taking Chinese college students too. Both strategies would be more damaging to China than the current plan of using sanctions.
The president takes credit for the fact that Beijing hasn't sent tanks into Hong Kong.
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Escalating violence in Hong Kong
The protester, Chow Tsz-lok, was only 22.