Category: From the Ground

“Healthcare is a Human Right, Too:” Translation of An Open Letter from Families of Vietnamese Political Prisoners

Below is a translation by The 88 Project of an open letter shared…

Lawyer Notes from Can Thi Theu & Trinh Ba Tu’s Appeal Trial

On December 24, 2021, the Court of Appeals in Hoa Binh heard…

From Wrongful Conviction to Political Activism: The Background Story of Do Nam Trung

On December 16, 2021, long-time activist and former political…
Thu Do, Wife of Land Rights Activist Trinh Ba Phuong, and children

Statement of Thu Do, Wife of Land Rights Activist Trinh Ba Phuong

Thu Do (b.1999) is the wife of land rights activist Trinh…

Interview with prominent human right activist Nguyen Thuy Hanh before arrest

Nguyen Thuy Hanh is a prominent human right activist and the…

Three Letters from Freedom Fighter and Democracy Activist Tran Huynh Duy Thuc

Freedom fighter and democracy activist Tran Huynh Duy Thuc is…

Repentance – A Poem about human rights activism by Tran Duc Thach

Poet Trần Đức Thạch (b. 1952) was a soldier in the…

Arrested journalist Le Huu Minh Tuan in his own words

Le Huu Minh Tuan is a young professional and one of the arrested…

Pham Doan Trang’s Interview Before Her Arrest: Our Freedom Is Not A Commodity

In this short but succinct interview that was filmed prior…