10 Wuhan professors signed an open letter demanding free speech protections after a doctor who was punished for warning others about coronavirus died from it

People attend a vigil to mourn for doctor Li Wenliang on February 7, 2020 in Hong Kong, China.
People attend a vigil to mourn for doctor Li Wenliang on February 7, 2020 in Hong Kong, China. 
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  • An open letter signed by 10 Wuhan professors argues that the Chinese government needs to enforce its own freedom of speech articles in the Constitution of the People’s Republic of China.
  • The letter follows the death of Li Wenliang, a Wuhan doctor who was reprimanded by police for “making false comments” after warning people about the Wuhan coronavirus – which he later contracted.
  • The open letter, along with another letter signed by academics around China, demands that the government apologize to and compensate coronavirus whistleblowers and make Li a national martyr.

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Just in Time for Lunar New Year, Another SARS-like Epidemic Is Brewing in China

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Public health officials run thermal scans on passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok on Jan 8.

Public health officials run thermal scans on passengers arriving from Wuhan, China, at Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok on Jan 8. LAUREN DECICCA / GETTY IMAGES

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