- Mon, 06/06/2016 - 21:05
Some 70 detainees are on a hunger strike fearing the threat of being sent to Beijing; the Prayut govt must not repeat its previous mistake
- Mon, 04/04/2016 - 20:10
It is heartening to learn that authorities in China’s western region of Xinjiang have begun a campaign to promote ethnic unity.
- Tue, 02/09/2016 - 17:05
What is terrorism? I long ago grew bored with this perennial semantic dispute. The arguments never change and they never change anyone’s mind.
- Thu, 01/14/2016 - 19:32
Francis Fukuyama says the US and other governments in the West must offer alternatives to China’s massive ‘One Belt, One Road’ Eurasian infrastructure initiative
- Wed, 12/30/2015 - 21:31
China shows its lack of confidence by expelling a foreign journalist.
- Wed, 12/30/2015 - 21:10
China's sweeping new counter-terrorism legislation, which takes effect in January, may constitute a Patriot Act-like moment for the country.
- Wed, 12/30/2015 - 20:55
Beijing does not want the world to know of its horrendous crimes and abuses of human rights against the persecuted Uyghur people - how they have been made a third class citizen inside China and a minority in their own ancestral land of East Turkestan.
- Fri, 12/18/2015 - 18:12
The Miss World pageant, of all things, is a window into Beijing’s repression and paranoia.
- Tue, 12/08/2015 - 20:09
A curious message from China's Ministry of Public Security appeared online on Nov. 14, a day after the Paris terrorist attacks."All terrorists were killed on the 56th day of a 'pursue and attack' operation," it reportedly said.
- Mon, 10/19/2015 - 21:07
The Chinese president’s state visit coincides with the biggest crackdown on his country’s civil society in years. This fawning insults the people of both countries