political prisoners http://wfpl.org en Harry Wu, Former Chinese Political Prisoner, to Discuss U.S.-China Relations in Louisville http://wfpl.org/post/harry-wu-former-chinese-political-prisoner-discuss-us-china-relations-louisville <p>Harry Wu, a former Chinese political prisoner and later a human rights activist, will discuss U.S.-China relations on Jan. 23 at the Brown &amp; Williamson Club at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.</p><p>The speech, called "In the Mouth of the Dragon: U.S. and China Relations in the 21st Century," is sponsored by the UofL Center for Asian Democracy.</p><p>Wu was a Chinese political prisoner for 19 years starting in 1960. He later came to the United States and founded the Washington, D.C.-based Laogai Research Foundation, which aims to raise awareness of China's system of forced labor camps.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 19:43:06 +0000 Joseph Lord 3334 at http://wfpl.org Harry Wu, Former Chinese Political Prisoner, to Discuss U.S.-China Relations in Louisville