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Los Angeles Times
A demonstrator holds a banner before a march to the China liaison office in a rally to support of Liu Xia, pictured on banner, the wife of imprisoned Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, in Hong Kong. PHOTOGRAPH BY: PHILIPPE ...
A Gesture of Solidarity
National Review Online (blog)
They are shaving their heads in solidarity with Liu Xia, the wife of Liu Xiaobo, the political prisoner who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 2010. Liu Xia has long been under house arrest. She has a shaved head and is in very bad shape. Her supporters ...
Exhibit: The Silent Strength of Liu Xia at DOX Centre
Liu Xiaobo participated in the Tiananmen Square uprising and later co-authored Charter 08, a document modeled on the ideas of former Czech president Václav Havel and Charter 77, which challenged then-Czechoslovakia over human rights abuses.
Why Some People in China Are Tweeting Pictures of Their Shaved Heads
When Liu Xia, wife of prominent Chinese activist and Nobel Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, sought medical care outside of China last week for her deteriorating health, the Chinese police denied her request to travel. It was hardly a surprise, given Ms. Liu's ...