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Head Off a Tiananmen Massacre in Hong Kong

Posted on Sep 23, 2015

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL Head Off a Tiananmen Massacre in Hong Kong Beijing’s edict has made larger protests in Hong Kong inevitable. (http://online.wsj.com/articles/head-off-a-tiananmen-massacre-in-hong-kong-1411403467)  Hong Kong students have not been afraid to make their voices heard. GETTY IMAGES    Editor’s note: The following op-ed is written by Yang Jianli, Teng Biao and Hu Jia, who are all former political prisoners of China. Mr. Yang is the president of Initiatives for China. Mr. Teng is a human rights lawyer. Mr. Hu is a winner of the Sakharov Prize. Hong Kong students are...

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09/21/2015 – 64 Questions for Xi Jinping

Posted on Sep 21, 2015

http://www.initiativesforchina.org/?p=2033

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09/04/2015 – Alex Chow and YANG Jianli: Hong Kong: One Year after 8.19. By Alex Chow and YANG Jianli

Posted on Sep 4, 2015

http://minzhuzhongguo.org/ArtShow.aspx?AID=55788

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09/04/2015 – Hong Kong: One Year after 8.19. By Alex Chow and YANG Jianli. China Change

Posted on Sep 4, 2015

http://minzhuzhongguo.org/ArtShow.aspx?AID=55788

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08.17.2015 – Big Brain, Bigger Heart. Jay Nordlinger, National Review Online

Posted on Aug 17, 2015

http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/422634/big-brain-bigger-heart-jay-nordlinger

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08/06/2015 – Beijing Olympic Scandal Redux -The 2008 games were a tragedy for human rights. Now 2022 looks similar. By YANG JIANLI And JARED GENSER

Posted on Aug 6, 2015

http://www.wsj.com/articles/beijing-olympic-scandal-redux-1438880174

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05/15/2015 – Tibetan Prime Minister discusses Tibet with Chinese scholars in US. By India.com

Posted on May 15, 2015

http://www.india.com/news/world/tibetan-prime-minister-discusses-tibet-with-chinese-scholars-in-us-385108/

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Crossing River with a Boulder On Back?

Posted on Mar 15, 2015

Yang Jianli   Right before the kick off of China’s annual “Two Meetings,” its state media began the widespread rollout of President Xi Jinping’s new ideological directive, the “Four Comprehensives.”   Two Meetings refers to the annual meetings of the National People’s Congress and Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, which are both adjourned last weekend in Beijing. Xi follows in the footsteps of his predecessors: Mao Zedong’s “Thought” guided the first generation, Deng Xiaoping’s “Theory” the second, Jiang Zemin’s “Three Representatives” the third, and Hu Jintao’s “Scientific...

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China: Human Rights 365 = Human Rights for All

Posted on Dec 10, 2014

EMBARGOED: 9 am (Beijing) 10 December 2014 To contact one of the spokespeople email campaigns@tibetnetwork.org or call: Tenzin Dorjee: +1 (646) 724 0748 Yang Jianli: +1 (857)472-9039 Enghebatu Togochog: +1 (917) 698-4367 Dolkun Isa (Rebiya Kadeer contact): +49 89 54321999   China: Human Rights 365 = Human Rights for All  A Statement of Solidarity from a  Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian, and Chinese Activist   As 2014′s Human Rights Day comes to pass, we are reminded of the great sacrifices that people have made this year to obtain fundamental freedoms and human rights across the world. ...

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We Stand With You: A Statement of Solidarity with Hong Kong Protesters from a Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian and Chinese

Posted on Oct 3, 2014

Peace Hong Kong Initiative For Immediate Release: To contact one of the spokespeople, email solidarityhongkong@gmail.com or call Tenzin Dorjee on +1 (646) 724 0748 or Yang Jianli on +1 (857) 472-9039   We Stand With You: A Statement of Solidarity with Hong Kong Protesters from a Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian and Chinese   October 3 2014 As a Tibetan, Uyghur, Southern Mongolian and Chinese – people who have all suffered from the oppressive policies of the Chinese Communist Party – we express our deep admiration for and solidarity with the movement for democracy and rights in Hong Kong....

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