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Chinese Dissident Has 3 New Academic Ties in U.S.

(WASHINGTON) — Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng (chehn gwahng-chung) says he has new affiliations with three U.S. institutions after leaving New York University...

Could Chen Guangcheng Be Allowed to Leave China?

For a blind man who managed to escape a security cordon around his home-turned-prison, it is perhaps no surprise that Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng‘s next...

Chen Guangcheng: A Blind Man with Legal Vision

He may have lost his sight as a child, but Chen Guangcheng's legal vision has helped illuminate the plight of thousands of Chinese villagers. Last year officials...

Must-Reads From Around the World, May 31, 2012

A Dissident Speaks - In an op-ed in The New York Times, Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng, who is in New York after escaping house imprisonment in China’s...

What Chen Guangcheng Means for the Global Economy

Chinese human-rights activist Chen Guangcheng is a brave man who has taken on China’s brutal authoritarian government and suffered personally for it, but beyond...

Can Chen Guangcheng Find Justice in China?

For months he was simply known as “army coat.” The burly man clad in a green surplus military jacket was just another of the dozens of men who kept Chen...