- Fri, 08/26/2016 - 18:17
Xinjiang’s largest cities have undergone a series of redevelopment programs over the last decade.
- Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:28
Earlier this month, several Chinese lawyers were convicted of “subversion” for colluding with “foreign forces” — read: the United States.
- Thu, 08/25/2016 - 18:20
According to the recently released 2015 State Department International Religious Freedom Report, the Chinese government continued to exercise state control over the practice of religion.
- Wed, 08/24/2016 - 23:39
In November 2014, the photographer Yuyang Liu saw an article in a Chinese newspaper that caught his eye. “It was the usual propaganda piece,” Liu says. “Quite superficial.”
- Fri, 08/19/2016 - 21:08
Jim Millward discusses the myths, lies, truths and significance of Central Asia, Xinjiang, the Silk Road and new Chinese initiatives to revive it.
- Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:48
China claims that its residents are free to worship, but many religious practices are prohibited. So just how religious is China?
- Thu, 08/18/2016 - 21:38
The nebulous trade and infrastructure project is jeopardized by simmering regional conflicts and territorial disputes in the South China Sea
- Fri, 08/12/2016 - 18:51
Religious freedom is under attack today in many nations around the world, harming individuals and threatening the stability of societies worldwide.
- Fri, 08/12/2016 - 18:48
The Communist Party cracks down on political activists, even as it eases up on some less sensitive legal cases
- Wed, 08/10/2016 - 14:08
For more than two millennia, Kashgar, in far western China, has served as an oasis along the Northern Silk Road, connecting the eastern empires to central Asia, Persia and beyond.