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Exclusive: UK Government and Police Are Getting Information From 'Shadowy' Terrorism Database
The database has faced serious questions since it was reported on by VICE News in February. Now, FOI requests have revealed UK police and the charity regulator are using its services.
China Just Passed a New Law Controlling Foreign NGOs
The draft version of the law required that all foreign NGOs register with the police and banned them from engaging in activities which endanger China's "national unity" or "public order and morality."
China Has Arrested a Group of Lawyers Already Being Secretly Detained
President Xi Jinping's administration has tightened control over almost every aspect of civil society since 2012, citing the need to buttress national security and stability.