Over 100 Chinese activists call for Liu Xiaobo’s release
Oct. 15 (The Australian): Calls for political reform within China have reached levels not seen since Tiananmen Square, with leading activists publishing an open letter today supporting Nobel Peace prize winner Liu Xiaobo.
Their bold challenge to Communist Party leaders as they begin their annual meeting in Beijing today follows a demand earlier this week by party elders to lift censorship.
“We call upon the Chinese authorities to make good on their oft-repeated promise to reform the political system,” reads today’s letter, which is being circulated online.
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