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January 21, 2016

Endangered Scholars Worldwide condemns the terrorist attack by armed militants at Bacha Khan University in the city of Charsadda, Pakistan, which killed at least 20 people and wounded many more.

Endangered Scholars Worldwide calls on appropriate Pakistani authorities to...

November 24, 2015

Endangered Scholars Worldwide is deeply concerned about the ongoing racial tension experienced by students, faculty, and staff of color in educational institutions across the country. 

This issue was recently brought into the national media spotlight through a series of...

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IN REMEMBRANCE

Liu Xiaobo – the Quiet, Determined Teller of China’s Inconvenient Truths

 

China’s most famous dissident, Liu Xiaobo, has died in custody at age 61. The cause was liver cancer. His death, confirmed on July 13 by Chinese justice authorities  in the northeastern city of Shenyang, comes more than two weeks after prison authorities announced he was being moved to a hospital for treatment, news that was followed by pleas from around the world to allow him to travel abroad for care.

Dissident, Liu Xiaobo, won Nobel the Peace Prize in 2010 for ‘long and non-violent struggle’ for human rights. Illustration: Henry Wong