Lessons for the Learned — Twelve Ways to Resist 

Xu Zhangrun vs. Tsinghua University
Voices of Protest & Resistance (XIV)   In his unerring ‘signature style’, Xi Jinping cast a pall over the celebration of the centenary of the May Fourth Movement in the People’s Republic of China weeks before the actual day.… Read

An Open Letter to Tsinghua University, signed and sealed

Xu Zhangrun vs. Tsinghua University
Voices of Protest & Resistance (VII.3)   Dear Readers, Below we copy the Open Letter to Tsinghua University written in support of Professor Xu Zhangrun 許章潤 and originally published by us on the 5th of April 2019.… Read

The Professor, a University & the Rule of Law

Xu Zhangrun vs. Tsinghua University
Voices of Protest & Resistance (XIII)   Zhang Qianfan (张千帆, 1964-), a professor of constitutional law at Peking University, first discusses the abuse of Xu Zhangrun 許章潤 by his employer, Tsinghua University, and then, in a lengthy interview granted to Initium Media 端傳媒, a leading independent Hong Kong media outlet, he expands the discussion in ways that hint at the importance of the ‘Xu Zhangrun Case’ not only for mainland China, but also for Hong Kong, and potentially for any group, body or nation that has dealings with the China of the Xi Jinping era.… Read

Terracotta Warriors on the Rhine

Translatio Imperii Sinici   I find you here …
Blindly recreating
A black dream-hole of history. — P.K. Leung   On 1 July 2017, China Heritage marked the twentieth anniversary of mainland China extending suzerainty over Hong Kong with a series of translations, commentaries and art works. … Read