- Tue, 10/07/2014 - 12:51
China’s repressive policies against Uighurs, a minority, were on shocking display recently when Ilham Tohti, a scholarly defender of his people’s human rights, was sentenced to life in prison for “separatism” — his entirely reasonable and far from violent criticisms of the central government.
- Mon, 09/29/2014 - 20:08
Jailing of Ilham Tohti Will Radicalize More Uighurs
- Thu, 08/14/2014 - 19:02
Australia was rocked this week by pictures of a seven-year-old Sydney boy holding up the severed head of a Syrian soldier.
- Mon, 08/04/2014 - 19:26
The Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region is an inland region in far western China that has a large population of Uighur Muslims.
- Mon, 08/04/2014 - 19:24
If Beijing is serious about tackling the issue, then it must first admit its role in creating it
- Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:10
While last month marked the 25th anniversary of China’s silencing freedom in Tiananmen Square, this month China has been cementing this grim legacy — particularly regarding religious freedom.
- Thu, 07/24/2014 - 08:00
Five years on from the most lethal rioting seen in China for decades, Beijing has still not managed to refine its strategy towards Xinjiang.
- Thu, 07/17/2014 - 17:32
China is increasingly denying entry to foreign scholars to punish those who work on issues that Beijing deems to be politically troublesome.
- Mon, 07/07/2014 - 23:16
Beijing’s cold-hearted act of slapping officials and students with a ban on fasting during Ramadan is sure to exacerbate tensions
- Wed, 07/02/2014 - 19:34
Since Xi Jinping became China's new president more than a year ago, questioning or criticizing Chinese Communist Party rule has become an extremely risky business for academics, scholars and lawyers in China.