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Dear Mr. Kaplan, Thank you for your reply to our July 18, 2016 letter re: Facebook’s potential operations in China. We appreciate your engagement on human rights through initiatives such as the Global Network Initiative and directly with our…
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Dear Mr. Zuckerberg: We write to express our concern about the significant risks associated with Facebook’s possible entry into China. Though Facebook remains blocked in the country, we understand that your firm has engaged local partners for…
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The search engine stops censoring information and ideas in China

Last month, Google - one of the world's most important technology companies - stood up to the Chinese government by making it clear that it will not be complicit in censoring information and ideas. For years, corporations - including Google, Yahoo!,…
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Letter sent to Dell, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Company, and Lenovo Group, Ltd.

Dear Sir: I am writing to express concern over the Chinese government's directive of May 19, 2009, "Notification Regarding Requirements for Pre-Installing Green Filtering Software on Computers," and the human rights implications it may have for your…
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Regarding AFL-CIO Petition Submitted on China under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974

Ambassador Robert B. Zoellick United States Trade Representative Office of the United States Trade Representative 600 17th Street, NW Washington, DC 20508 Dear Ambassador Zoellick: On March 16, 2004, the American Federation of Labor and Congress of…
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Human Rights Watch helped to draft and collect signatures for a letter sent by members of the United States Congress requesting the immediate release of two prisoners, Yao Fuxin and Xiao Yunliang, from the Liaoyang area of Liaoning province in northeast…
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Dr. Eric E. Schmidt, Chief Executive Officer Google Global Headquarters 2400 Bayshore Parkway Mountain View CA 94043 phone: 650-330-0100 fax: 650-618-1499 James Barnett, Chief Executive Officer AltaVista Company 1070 Arastradero Road Palo Alto, CA 94304 P…
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Human Rights Watch Letter to Terry Semel

Terry Semel Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Yahoo! Inc. 701 First Avenue Sunnyvale, California 94089 Dear Mr. Semel: We are writing to express our deep concern at news that Yahoo! Inc. has signed the "Public Pledge on Self-discipline for the Chinese…