- Thu, 05/23/2013 - 23:28
In a region plagued by ethnic strife, the growth of immigrant-dominated settlements is adding to the tension
- Thu, 05/23/2013 - 00:00
Photographer Eleanor Moseman shows the daily lives of a people native the Xinjiang region, whom the country's majority population tends to treat with suspicion.
- Wed, 05/22/2013 - 00:00
- Mon, 05/20/2013 - 12:13
It is Ramadan. The Chinese government has mandated all restaurants remain open for business during fasting hours.
- Mon, 05/06/2013 - 21:24
An interview with the award-winning author about freedom of expression, the People's Republic, and how literature can thrive under repressive governments.
- Wed, 05/01/2013 - 21:32
Mystics seem to have a penchant for seeking out remote locations. Perhaps out-of-the-way spots are more conducive to contemplation, and they add an element of enigma when chosen as a final resting place.
- Mon, 04/29/2013 - 21:46
Let's face it: We have little idea what's actually going on in Xinjiang and Tibet.
- Thu, 04/18/2013 - 21:51
The largest ethnic group, the Muslim, Turkic-speaking Uighurs, has lived in China’s shadow for centuries.
- Fri, 04/12/2013 - 00:00
The March 2013 sentencing of 20 Uyghur men in Xinjiang, China, on terrorism- and separatism- related charges highlights ongoing frictions in China’s far west.