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Iran Roundtable: Dissidents and Human Rights Ac...
Dissidents and Human Rights Activist to find help on the web The organization Advanci... READ MORE >>
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The Wall Street Journal: Marshaling the Web to ...
Western leaders often disappoint dissidents, but now regular citizens world-wide can help out. Since my re... READ MORE >>
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THE DAILY BEAST: New Web Platform Crowdsources ...
A new internet tool seeks to put activists in closed societies in touch with skilled people in the free wor... READ MORE >>
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Movements.org Redefines Freedom Fighters
What does it mean to be a freedom fighter?   Certain images come to mind: men, women, and children, ... READ MORE >>
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Liu Xiaobo Plaza’ Could Become Chinese Embassy’...
Following a call from U.S. lawmakers, the House Appropriations Committee has voted in f... READ MORE >>
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FOX NEWS: House committee tweaks China with pla...
A House panel has approved a proposal to rename the street that runs in front of the Chinese Embassy in Was... READ MORE >>
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GLOBAL TIMES: China slams move by US lawmakers ...
The United States House Appropriation Committee's Tuesday vote to rename the road in front of the Chinese E... READ MORE >>
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NPR: Beijing Blasts U.S. Plan To Name Road By E...
Beijing is fuming over a provision slipped into a State Department budget to change the name of the street ... READ MORE >>
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U.S. Department of State Daily Press Briefing b...
QUESTION: On China, you were asked yesterday about the move in Congress and also in DC city council to... READ MORE >>
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AL JAZEERA: China livid over US plan to rename ...
Chinese diplomats on Wednesday said Congress’ decision to rename the street in front of Beijing&rsquo... READ MORE >>
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No. 1 Liu Xiabo Plaza
The fight for democracy has taken to the streets.   The Dissident Squared campaign, in partnership ... READ MORE >>
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The Washington Post: Renaming a street after Li...
THE EFFORT to rename part of the Northwest Washington street in front of the Chinese Embassy in honor of an... READ MORE >>
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TIME: Street Fight: Congress Votes to Rename Ro...
Beijing is not amused by the “provocative action,” as Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo &ld... READ MORE >>
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THE WASHINGING POST: The not-so-subtle diplomat...
China's Washington embassy is getting a new address, according to The Washington Post's Dr. Gridlock b... READ MORE >>
AP: China on proposed embassy address: 'sheer ...
BEIJING (AP) — Beijing on Wednesday blasted as farcical a U.S. congressional panel's proposal to rena... READ MORE >>
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FOREIGN POLICY: China Calls Congress ‘Really Ab...
The Chinese Embassy in Washington blasted members of Congress for voting to rename its street add... READ MORE >>
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FOREIGN POLICY: U.S. Foreign Policy on China Hi...
Call it soft power -- or, perhaps, passive-aggressive nomenclature. The House Appropriations Committee on T... READ MORE >>
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THE GUARDIAN: China attacks call to name US emb...
China has dismissed as a "farce" and a "smear" a vote by a United States panel of lawmakers ... READ MORE >>
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NEWSWEEK: Plan to Name Washington Street After ...
BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday dismissed as a "farce" and a "smear" a vote by a United States panel... READ MORE >>
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THE TELEGRAPH: Beijing fumes at US plan to rena...
Plans to rename the street outside China’s Washington embassy in honour of its most famous polit... READ MORE >>
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BBC: US push to rename Chinese embassy street a...
The street holding the Chinese embassy in Washington DC could be renamed after a noted Chinese dissident. ... READ MORE >>
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BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK: Congressional Committee...
Liu Xiaobo Plaza has got a nice ring to it. That’s what a group of U.S. Congressional representatives... READ MORE >>
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MIAMI HERALD: China blasts proposal to name D.C...
BEIJING -- China reacted brusquely Wednesday to a vote in the U.S. Congress that approved renaming a s... READ MORE >>
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VICE: Egypt Jails Journalists, and America Send...
It’s Groundhog Day in Egypt. Yesterday, three Al Jazeera journalists — Peter Greste, Mohamed Fa... READ MORE >>
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SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST: Push for 'Liu Xiaobo ...
A street outside China’s embassy in Washington DC moved a step closer to being renamed after jailed d... READ MORE >>
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THE DAILY BEAST: Congress Trolls China With a S...
Beijing's embassy in Washington could be in front of "Liu Xiaobo Plaza," an imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize-wi... READ MORE >>
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THE WASHINGTON POST: House committee votes to g...
The House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday voted to rename the stretch of road in front of the Chinese E... READ MORE >>
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TELEGRAPH: Beijing fumes at US plan to rename e...
TELEGRAPH:  Friends and relations of China’s jailed Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo celebrate as a con... READ MORE >>
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NEW YORK TIMES: SEARCH To: Chinese Embassy, ...
A “complete farce” celebrating a convicted criminal, or a necessary reminder to China of its ob... READ MORE >>
THE GUARDIAN: China attacks call to name US emb...
China has dismissed as a "farce" and a "smear" a vote by a United Statespanel of lawmakers to ren... READ MORE >>
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TIME: Washington Street Outside Chinese Embassy...
Beijing considers the proposal an affront to the Chinese embassy   A resolution&... READ MORE >>
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Dictator Appreciation Month
It’s back—AHR and CyberDissidents are celebrating Dictator Appreciation Month. It’s a tim... READ MORE >>
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A good way to observe Tiananmen anniversary: Co...
In observation of this year's 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre in Beijing, a bipartisan gr... READ MORE >>
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Liu Xiaobo Plaza - Closer to Reality
Last week, 14 members of Congress, including veteran Republican Frank Wolf and Democratic Minority leader N... READ MORE >>
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China slams US proposal to name street outside ...
Beijing has slammed as "provocative" a proposal by US politicians to rename the street outside China's Wash... READ MORE >>
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House members urge D.C. to name street for impr...
A bipartisan group of House members — including Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) and Minority Leader Nancy Pel... READ MORE >>
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Rename Chinese embassy's street in Washington, ...
Washington (AFP) - US lawmakers called Thursday for the street outside China's embassy to be renamed in hon... READ MORE >>
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Wolf Remarks At U.S.-China Commission Hearing O...
On May 15, 2014 in remarks made during a hearing of the U.S. China Economic and Security Review Commission,... READ MORE >>
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Syria's Mind-Boggling Numbers
They arrive every day, the body counts from Syria, consistent and painful: 141, 201, 152, 81 (a lucky day, ... READ MORE >>
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Saudi Arabia’s Human Rights Power Couple
Samar Badawi has done jail time to advance women’s rights, and now husband Walid Abulkhair will repre... READ MORE >>
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Faculty, Fellows, Alumni Pay Tribute to Robert ...
Robert L. Bernstein is the Chairman of the Board at Advancing Human Rights. This year’s Robert L. Be... READ MORE >>
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Vladimir Putin: Driven by Russian Nationalism
Apart from Catherine II and Peter I (“the Greats”), Alexander II (“the Liberator”) ... READ MORE >>
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Canada’s Irwin Cotler happy to be banned by Rus...
Cotler was among 13 Canadians to appear on the blacklist issued Monday. "I wear my exclusion from Russia a... READ MORE >>
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Manal al-Sharif May Be Saudi Arabia's Most Awes...
Manal al-Sharif, the Saudi Arabian woman who sparked a protest movement when she defied the ban on women dr... READ MORE >>
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Syrian Dissidents Compare Slaughter to Holocaust
Hassan Nasrallah, leader of the Lebanese Shia Hezbollah terrorist organization, continues to... READ MORE >>
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Congress Backs Advancing Human Rights’ Dissi...
On January 16, the U.S. Congress’ Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission backed Advancing Human Rights&rs... READ MORE >>
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Deteriorating Health for Imprisoned Iranian-Ame...
From Movements.org: Iran’s Free Europe Radio, or Radio Farda, in Farsi, reports on the rapidly deter... READ MORE >>
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Despite Hacking, CyberDissidents and Advancing ...
Over the past few months, several hackers have targeted Advancing Human Rights' websites. Days ago one of o... READ MORE >>
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David Keyes and Ahmad Batebi in The Daily Beast...
Human rights are the biggest victim of the Iranian nuclear deal announced last week. In the name of nuclear... READ MORE >>