Binyan Liu

Liu Binyan, born in Changchun, Manchuria, on January 15, 1925, exemplifies in his words and actions the tradition of the courageous literati of independent conscience. A party member since the beginning of China's 1949 revolution and a firm believer in Marxism, Liu has pointed out how the Chinese Communist Party has come to abuse its power and does not respond to the demands of ordinary people. In 1957 he was expelled from the party and sent down to the countryside to do hard physical labor....See more