US congressman opposes House resolution on China

Republican congressman Ron Paul issues unexpected defence of China. (from Xinhua: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-08/04/content_8934651.htm) WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) — U.S. Republican congressman Ron Paul of Texas described the recent resolution by the House of Representatives on China’s human rights situation as “ill-conceived” and “hypocritical” and he urged the U.S. legislature to deal with human rights abuses in … [Read more…]

China: the world’s leading renewable energy producer

Xinhua: China unleashes clean revolution (1 August 2008) A report published on Friday hails China as the world’s leading renewable energy producer, overtaking more developed economies in exploiting valuable economic opportunities, creating green-collar jobs and leading development of critical low carbon technologies. The report was released by the Climate Group, an independent organization that works … [Read more…]

Report: Spirited rally launches Hands off China campaign

The Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist-Leninist) (CPGB-ML) launched the Hands off China campaign at a spirited and militant rally in central London on the evening of Saturday 19 July, attended by some 50 people. The speakers were Comrades Harpal Brar, Chairman of the CPGB-ML; Jack Shapiro, veteran British communist and staunch friend of China … [Read more…]

Meeting reported in Xinhua

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-07/20/content_8576443.htm Britain’s Communist Party launches “Hand-0ff-China” campaign The Communist Party of Great Britain launched on Saturday night a campaign in support of China amidst the China-bashing craze among western media. The campaign dubbed “Hands off China” is aimed to defend China’s sovereignty and territorial integrity, support the “One China” principle and the country’s just stands … [Read more…]

Successful launch meeting (quick report)

A full report will appear here soon, but in the meantime it suffices to say that the launch meeting was a great success. It was very well attended, and there was a lively spirit to the occasion. The speeches, by comrades Jack Shapiro, Kojo Amoo Gottfried, Avtar Jouhl, Keith Bennett and Harpal Brar were all … [Read more…]

Hands off China launch meeting – 19 July 2008

The Hands off China launch meeting will be held on Saturday 19 July 2008, from 6 to 9 pm. Venue: Kings Cross Neighbourhood Centre 51 Argyle Street London WC1H 8EF View map Speakers include: Jack Shapiro – Veteran Friend of China Harpal Brar – Chairman, CPGB-ML; Editor, Lalkar Keith Bennett Others invited Please come to … [Read more…]

Welcome to the Hands Off China website

The Hands Off China campaign has been set up by the Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist-Leninist) with a view to countering the barrage of negative propaganda about China that appears in the imperialist press. Hands Off China: Defends the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) against imperialism and its … [Read more…]