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China has always viewed the international human rights regime with suspicion. Indeed, the country has long framed the concept of human rights itself as a Western imposition and a violation of countries’ rights to sovereignty. But in recent years, China has escalated its ideological opposition to rights enforcement into a full-blown campaign against the principles and institutions upholding international human rights norms. Kenneth Roth, Executive Director of Human Rights Watch, offers a detailed examination of China’s systematic efforts to undermine human rights at home and abroad.
About the Author
Kenneth Roth is Executive Director of Human Rights Watch.