China’s state-backed CCTV published an apparent confession from a Swedish human rights activist on Tuesday detained amid a crackdown on outspoken lawyers. Peter Dahlin stands accused of inciting “opposition to the government”. For more on the story, click here.


Tom is the editor-in-chief and co-founder of Hong Kong Free Press. He has a BA in Communications & New Media from Leeds University and an MA in Journalism from the University of Hong Kong. He has contributed to the BBC, Euronews, Quartz, Global Post and others.