A labor rights group says the protests underscore a wider problem for teachers in poorer areas of China.
Activists say Liu's struggle for a more democratic form of government makes him a natural symbol of the 1989 democracy movement.
The ruling Chinese Communist Party is 'diluting' its promises to let the people of Hong Kong run their own affairs with the exception of foreign and military matters, a report says.
But parents and rights activists say that she is a scapegoat and that the case masks a far wider problem in China's education system.
China has jailed hundreds of thousands of Muslims in re-education camps, while Myanmar stepped up attacks on religious minorities during the year.
In the northern region of Inner Mongolia, many lose their jobs as the ruling Chinese Communist Party shuts down Mongolian-medium schools.
A shroud of official secrecy still surrounds developments at the Legal Evening News, with few willing to speak about the changes.
Police are targeting ethnic minorities, migrant workers and anyone critical of the government ahead of a cross-border cooperation summit on June 9.
Local residents say business continues as usual as the quake strikes farmland on the outskirts of Jilin's Songyuan city.
Xu Yan, wife of lawyer caught up in a crackdown on rights defenders, is herself incommunicado after posting a photo of their meeting.
Outside China, activists plan to dress up as the iconic Tank Man, who blocked the path of oncoming tanks holding two bags of groceries.
Local people say the village committee has started mining without a permit, after falsifying an environmental impact assessment.
Rage Comics had its website and social media channels shut down after a comedian joked about a hero of the civil war era.
Civil rights activist Huang Wenxun is unable to recognize a fellow activist who helped care for his family while he was in jail.
Zhang Weichu has been unable to find a new job in spite of being a highly qualified and experienced medical specialist.
Zhu Chengzhi remains in detention at an unknown location, possibly a hotel room in Suzhou, on public order charges.
The authorities continue to detain activists who took part in memorial events for Liu Xiaobo last year.
Wang Xiaoming reportedly suffered from depression, but the huge psychological pressure linked to public office in China may have played a part.
The leftist, nationalist ideology website is banned from social media platform WeChat, possibly to prevent it from undermining Beijing's stance on trade.
Zhai Juhong has lost her job, her teaching license and her membership of the ruling Chinese Communist Party for violations of 'classroom discipline.'
Huang Meijuan, an outspoken supporter of China's prisoners of conscience, has been held under criminal detention since late April, and her children taken to a "rescue center."
Rage Comic runs afoul of a new law banning 'insults and dishonor' to revolutionary heroes and martyrs.
The new system is being trialed as a way of 'improving learning effectiveness,' but rights groups say it is just more surveillance.
A former Industrial and Commercial Bank of China staffer is held on public order charges for protesting a lack of redundancy benefits for former state bank employees.
Some churches are banned from meeting while others are ordered to join a government-backed Protestant body.
Journalism groups hit out at the ‘violent arrest’ of Now TV video journalist Chui Chun-ming, who has since been released following ‘mediation.’
Xie Yanyi is taken away following an altercation with police over their treatment of journalists.
Hints at detente and denuclearization on the Korean peninsula fuel Chinese expectations of new trade and economic ties with the isolated state.
Xu Lin is in police detention on public order charges for singing about late political prisoner Liu Xiaobo.
Around 80 members of the church are detained when police raid a prayer service in Chengdu to commemorate the disaster.