Let’s look at the rights defending events in Mainland today.
Jilin Villagers Appeal to Release The Innocently Jailed Han Fu
Hundreds of villagers in Shulan City, Jilin Province, demanded
the release of a local Falun Gong practitioner, Han Fu, with their
thumbprints as the proof of signing.
According to Minghui.org, Han Fu has been widely known
as a kind person.
On the evening of Sept. 9, local police illegally arrested Han Fu,
who is now faced with an illegal sentence.
Five Rights Defenders Arrested
On Nov. 19, hundreds of district property owners of Leshan
City, Sichuan Province, were suppressed in a protest over
breach of property contract by real estate companies.
Five of them were arrested.
Owners revealed online that the protest has been going on
for three months but to no avail.
On Sept. 24, three owners were arrested during a protest
when hundreds of owners, present with banners,
demanded their rights.
Thousands of Workers Defend over Being Laid off-to No Avail
On Nov. 19, nearly 1,000 workers of a state-owned chemical
company in Zhuzhou City, Hunan Province, demanded
the municipal party committee observe workers’ rights
to compensation and job replacement over relocation
and reorganization of the company.
Previously, the workers had demanded their rights
by blocking the streets, but all to no avail.
An Anhui Victim Dies During Forced Demolition
On Nov. 18, an evicted household member died during
a forced demolition in Suzhou City of Anhui Province.
Around 200 police arrived to suppress family members’ petition.
Many locals were injured and arrested.
The dead body was forcibly taken away by the police.