Let the indifferent laugh at my ignorance and kind-heartedness! Low and worthless as I am, I am still throwing myself forward for freedom!
Liu Shaoming is a labour activist from Jiangxi Province. After three decades of working in several positions across China’s industrial sector, in 2014, Liu Shaoming began advocating for workers’ rights and welfare. Keenly focused on access to justice for labourers, the defender became an adviser to victims of labour abuses and frequently monitored labour rights hearings and trials. The defender has spoken out during labour disputes, notably on behalf of cleaners of academic facilities and striking shoe factory workers. He also helped to establish the “Labour Defense Volunteers”, a labourer assistance group he served until his arrest in 2015.