The Guardian: Xu Zhangrun, outspoken critic of Xi Jinping, detained by police in Beijing
Mon July, 2020, Age: 3 years
Xi Jinping critic Xu Zhangrun has been detained. Xu, an expert in constitutional theory and Western philosophy at Tsinghua University, has been a rare voice of dissent in Xi’s increasingly repressive regime. His arrest is the latest in Beijing’s continuing crackdown under Xi, which has become worse as a response to the coronavirus.