Chen Guangcheng, a blind legal activist in China, escaped out of his illegal house arrest, evading dozens security guards.
In the video recorded after his escape, wiring a Nike jacket, Chen described the assault and violence he and his family endured in the past years.
The figure over the wires is also a Chinese character 人 (rén), it means human or person.
BBC News about his escape: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-17865439
CNN News: http://www.cnn.com/2012/04/27/world/asia/china-activist-escape/index.html