Chinese Activist Chen Guangcheng Receives The Tom Lantos Human Rights Award


Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng raises his arms after being... News PhotoActor,Adult,Campaigner,Ceremony,Chen Guangcheng,Government,Horizontal,Politics,Richard Gere,Tom Lantos,USA,Vertical,Washington DC,Wife,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPChinese activist Chen Guangcheng (2nd R) raises his arms after being presented with the Tom Lantos Human Rights Prize alongside actor Richard Gere (R), Annette Lantos (L), wife of the late US Congressman Tom Lantos and Guangcheng's wife, Yuan Weijing (2nd L), during a ceremony at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on January 29, 2013. The prize, awarded annually, honors Guangcheng for his work advocating on behalf of tens of thousands of Chinese fighting for human rights. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)