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‘I don’t want people to forget him’: Chinese feminist Zheng Churan campaigns to free husband Wei Zhili, detained for protesting

In a country intolerant of dissent, vocal critics may be living on borrowed time. This proved true for labour rights activist Wei Zhili who, in March, was caught up in Chinese authorities’ sweeping crackdown against protestors. Wei was detained along with two other labour activists by Guangzhou police for “disturbing social order” – a vague charge frequently […]