Write Letters

Please write to prisoners of conscience to provide encouragement and send a signal to prison officials that there are people all over the world who are invested in the safety and well-being of these unjustly imprisoned Chinese citizens. In some cases, these letters have improved the treatment of these prisoners.

Please mail your letter directly to ChinaAid. We will forward the letters to them:

November 2020 Update: ChinaAid encourages you to write to prisoners of conscience. We are still accepting letters even amid the coronavirus!

P. O. Box 8513

Midland, TX 79708

Tang Jingling

Tang Jingling is a human rights lawyer whose clients have included villagers fighting government corruption and victims of illegal land appropriation.

Tang was arrested on suspicion of “inciting subversion of state power” in the weeks leading up to the 25th anniversary of the Chinese government’s crackdown on the 1989 student protests in Tiananmen Square.

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Alimujiang Yimiti

Alimujiang Yimiti is a Uyghur Christian who has been illegally detained and held in prison for since 2008. On Dec 7, 2009, the Kashgar District Intermediate Court notifiied Alimujiang’s lawyer that he had been sentenced to a fixed-term imprisonment of 15 years for “unlawfully providing state secrets to overseas organizations.”

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Zhang Shaojie

Pastor Zhang Shaojie, of Nanle County Christian Church in Henan province, is currently serving a 12-year prison term for “gathering a crowd to disrupt the public order” and a fabricated fraud charge.

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