Population Control in China: State-Sponsored Violence Against Women and Children

Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2175 Washington, DC 20515 | Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Opening Statements

Representative Christopher Smith, Chairman


Senator Marco Rubio, Cochairman


Nicholas Eberstadt, Ph.D., Henry Wendt Scholar in Political Economy, American Enterprise Institute

Valerie M. Hudson, Ph.D., Professor and George H.W. Bush Chair in the Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University; Co-author, Bare Branches: Security Implications of Asia’s Surplus Male Population

Reggie Littlejohn, Founder and President, Women’s Rights Without Frontiers

Chai Ling, Founder, All Girls Allowed; Author, A Heart for Freedom and a leader in the 1989 Tiananmen Square student movement

Chen Guangcheng, Chinese legal advocate; Distinguished Visiting Fellow at Catholic University’s Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies; Author, The Barefoot Lawyer: A Blind Man’s Fight for Justice and Freedom in China