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Chinese State Council: Human Rights Record of the United States

Published April 21, 2013

Released after the U.S. State Department's Country Reports on Human Rights Practices, this report by China's State Council reviews the U.S. government's practices of human rights in the United States and overseas.

Sample excerpts:

2011: "Claiming to defend 99 percent of the U.S. population against the wealthiest, the Occupy Wall Street protest movement tested the U.S. political, economic, and social systems."

2009: "The State Department of the United States released its Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2009 on March 11, 2010, posing as "the world judge of human rights" again. As in previous years, the reports are full of accusations of the human rights situation in more than 190 countries and regions including China, but turn a blind eye to, or dodge and even cover up rampant human rights abuses on its own territory. The Human Rights Record of the United States in 2009 is prepared to help people around the world understand the real situation of human rights in the United States."

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