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Feb 18 2020 3:58PM
Book review: Chinglish by Sue Cheung
Eisha Imtiaz reviews Chinglish by Sue Cheung. The novel, told in diary entries and doodles, explores the life of a teenager caught between two different cultures. Cheung's novel is equally quirky, fun and compellingly honest.
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Feb 4 2020 2:15PM
Use your right to peaceful protest, creatively!
An Amnesty collaboration, two beautiful new books take us on a visual journey through 100 years of peaceful protest.
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Jan 31 2020 3:31PM
Annual Report 2019
How does that happen? How does another year slip by without us noticing? It seems like only a few weeks ago that we were contemplating our 2019 programme and now, suddenly, it has flown by and we are thinking forward to 2020. In summar...
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Jan 31 2020 11:59AM
Perfect books to give
Sometimes it can be hard to choose gifts. The Amnesty team recommend books for children and adults, with human rights at their heart.

About me

Shao Jiang, a former prisoner of conscience for his active role in the 1989 pro-democracy movement, is a committed activist-scholar, who lives and works in exile in London. The academic interests focus on politics and media, social movement, democratisation, feminism, law in PRC and Hong Kong, autonomy & sovereignty & self-determination, international Human Rights mechanisms, comparative studies on development models and political institutions, theory and practice of Civil Society. Publications include Citizen Publications in China before the Internet (Palgrave, 2015).

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Dec 11 2019 8:45AM
Struggle for self-determination, equality and human rights for all
Today we are here to mark the seventy-first anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. We are here to oppose the barbaric rule of the Chinese regime and to stand in solidarity with peoples of East Turkestan, Tibet, Hong...