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Sun Shihua

Sun Shihua

HRD, Lawyer
New York Times Article

Account of Police Brutality Gives Rise to a #MeToo Moment in China

Sun Shihua is a lawyer who has been practicing law for over two decades. She is a member of the Guangzhou Lawyers Association.


Chinese human rights defenders work across a wide spectrum of issues, engaging with rights violators on numerous levels. Many of China’s most prominent and most stringently prosecuted defenders have worked to protect the health and well-being of victims of physically harmful government and corporate practice, including forced abortion, food health scandals, environmental pollution, and corrupt or negligent government action leading to preventable loss of life.