March 7, 2006
China Detaining AIDS Protesters
March 7, 2006—People with HIV demanding better treatment are among the protesters and activists being detained this month in China, according to the Associated Press. A special 10-day legislative session now underway in Beijing has traditionally been a time to voice grievances from around the country—and just as predictably, the season for government officials to detain and harass the petitioners.
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