The West makes all kinds of horrendous claims about human rights in China — but what evidence is there really? A new report out from Italian researchers gets at what is real and what is warmongering propaganda. KJ Noh, peace activist, scholar on the geopolitics of Asia & organizer with Pivot to Peace, breaks it down. Link to the report here.
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Eugene Puryear is a longtime journalist and community organizer currently-based in New York City. Eugene helped to organize a number of the large-scale demonstrations that took place against the continuing U.S. war and occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan, he was a key leader In the struggle to free the Jena Six in 2007, and a founder of the anti-gentrification group Justice First, the Jobs Not Jails coalition, DC Ferguson Movement and Stop Police Terror Project-D.C. Puryear is the author of the book Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America, and spent five years in radio prior to helping found BT News.