Germans protest with Engels’ statue wrapping against Chinese suppression of democracy and freedoms

Photo showing the wrapped statue of Friedrich Engels

To protest against PR China’s suppression of democracy and freedom of press, speech and opinion, German civil society covered the statue of Friedrich Engels in Wuppertal, Germany, the birthplace of Engels. The statue was a gift of the Peoples Republic of China to the city of Wuppertal. The action of 27 November 2020 on the … Read more

National Security Law for Hong Kong

the national security law for Hong Kong gives the Hong Kong police more powers to arrest democracy activists

The Law of the People‚Äôs Republic of China on Safeguarding National Security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Contents Chapter I General PrinciplesChapter II The Duties and the Government Bodies of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region for Safeguarding National SecurityPart 1 DutiesPart 2 Government BodiesChapter III Offences and PenaltiesPart 1 SecessionPart 2 SubversionPart … Read more

The five demands of Hong Kong protesters

Full withdrawal of the extradition bill A commission of inquiry into alleged police brutality Retract the classification of protesters as “rioters” Release of all arrested protesters Universal suffrage for the Legislative Council and the Chief Executive

Basic Law of Hong Kong

Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China Chapter I : General Principles Article 1The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is an inalienable part of the People’s Republic of China. Article 2The National People’s Congress authorizes the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region to exercise a high degree of … Read more