Four Arrested for ‘Seditious’ Acts on Tiananmen Anniversary

(AFP) – On the eve of the 34th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre, police arrested four people in Hong Kong on Saturday on charges of “sedition” and “disturbance.” The bloody crackdown in Beijing in 1989 is a very sensitive topic for the Chinese Communist Party leadership, and it has long been forbidden on the […]

The empty chair at the Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy trials

Last week, a jury found four Proud members guilty after seven days of deliberation. boy, on charges of seditious conspiracy against their role in the January 6, 2021 raid on the Capitol, including leader Enrique Tario. In two trials ending in November 2022 and January 2023, seven members of the Oath Keepers, including founder Stewart […]

Hong Kong men arrested for ‘seditious’ children’s book

Two men have been arrested in Hong Kong for possessing copies of children’s books deemed “inflammatory” by authorities. Police and customs officials arrested the men, aged 38 and 50, after raiding their homes and seizing several books. Part of a series titled “Yangcun”, the book tells the story of a group of sheep fighting wolves […]