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Liu Xiaobo Arrested

Liu Xiaobo Nobel Peace Prize May Not Be Handed Out

AP | BJOERN H. AMLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSLO, Norway — The Nobel Peace Prize may not be handed out this year because China is not likely to let anyone from imprisoned award-winner Liu ...

Liu Xiaobo, Chinese Writer, Transferred To Prison Camp

Los Angeles Times | Carolyn Kellogg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

On Christmas Day last year, Chinese writer Liu Xiaobo was sentenced to 11 years in prison for his part in creating Charter 08, a document calling for ...

Liu Xiaobo to 11 years for subversion

AP | CARA ANNA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — A Chinese court handed down a harsh 11-year sentence to a prominent dissident Friday on subversion charges after he called for sweepin...

China Moves To Indict Liu Xiaobo, Top Dissident, For Subversion

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Liu Xiaobo lobbied to abolish a vaguely worded Chinese law against subversion, but now it appears the high-profile dissident will stan...

Liu Xiaobo and China's Future

Minky Worden | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Minky Worden

The recent arrest of Liu Xiaobo, a mild-mannered and witty writer in Beijing, shows that the government still lacks the confidence to tolerate political criticism.

Liu Xiaobo Arrested In China

AP | ALEXA OLESEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — A well-known Chinese dissident who co-authored a bold political manifesto calling for greater freedom and an end to one-party rule has...