On 25 Dec. 2009, Liu Xiaobo was sentenced to 11 years in jail. That is 5 years ago. His fellony was “ to subvert state power”, mainly through coauthoring Charter08, a call for democratic reforms. Liu Xiaobo is currently the only imprisoned Nobel Peace Prize laureate. Norwegian Amnesty International1 has a petition calling for his release. Go sign it!
- 1977 Nobel Peace Prize laureate [↩]