East Asia Beat

Hundreds of churchgoers wearing tee shirts vowing to "safeguard religious dignity" protest against the forced removal of crosses from churches in Wenzhou, Aug. 10, 2015.

Zhejiang’s Christians Are Resisting a Campaign Against Church Crosses

Even China's state sanctioned churches have criticized the crackdown on Christian crosses in Wenzhou.


By Dan Southerland

Dan is RFA’s Executive Editor. He spent nearly two decades as a foreign correspondent in Asia based in Tokyo, Saigon, Hong Kong and Beijing. He was The Washington Post's bureau chief in Beijing for more than five years and previously worked as a war reporter and diplomatic correspondent for The Christian Science Monitor.

View Full Site