Chinese Lawyers Say They Were Tortured, Told They Would Be Fed to Dogs ‘Like Kim’s Uncle’
I am only being a true person and all I want to do is speak the truth and act according to my conscience.
Jiang Tianyong is a human rights lawyer in China. Based in Beijing, he is a prominent figure in the Weiquan (rights defending) movement, and has defended Tibetans, petitioners, Falun Gong adherents, HIV/AIDS victims, and other vulnerable groups. Jiang's human rights advocacy has drawn the ire of Chinese authorities; his applications for renewal of his legal license have been denied, and he has been detained on multiple occasions.