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Chinese police fire on Tibetan protesters

The brutal crackdown by the Chinese government must be stopped, says Pete Speller.

Filed in: Activism China Tibet

A harsh winter for China’s discontented

Complainants against abuses by Chinese authorities are forced to sleep rough in sub-zero temperatures and those that help them are harassed by police, reports Shuang Gao.

Filed in: Activism China Housing Human Rights

Japan must say no to nuclear!

Despite the Fukushima disaster, the Japanese government seems wedded to its nuclear vision. Outspoken politician Kono Taro has other ideas, as he explains to Tina Burrett.

Filed in: Disasters Japan Nuclear Power

Occupy Wukan: A call for solidarity action

We are the 99 per cent – but so are the residents of a Chinese village who are protesting against land-grabbing. So let’s show our support to them, too, says Beth Tichborne.

Filed in: Activism China Environment

Stand up for Tibet! G20 leaders told

Demonstrators declare 2 November an international day of action and tell world leaders to act on Tibet – where nine monks and one nun have set themselves on fire this year in protest at the Chinese occupation.

Filed in: Activism China Human Rights Tibet

Nuclear debate intensifies post-Fukushima

An item from the Agenda section of our magazine.

Filed in: Japan Nuclear Power

Whose miracle?

An epic migration to the cities has been responsible for China’s turbocharged economic performance. But, as Richard Swift explains, the cost for many workers has been too great and they refuse to be quiet any longer.

Filed in: China Trade Unions Work

Hard road to justice

Three personal stories of the battles being fought for workers’ rights.

Filed in: China Work

iSlave

Electronics giant Foxconn employs over a million people in China – in conditions that drive them to despair, reports Jenny Chan.

Filed in: China Corporations Work

Okinawans battle to close US bases

Okinawa currently hosts 75 per cent of US military facilities in Japan

Filed in: Japan Military United States

Hello Dalai!

Regular NI contributor Anna Chen casts the second Stone.

Filed in: China Religion Tibet

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