- Wed, 03/09/2016 - 21:50
Since 1980 the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has been uprooting Tibetan, Uyghur and other minority youths from their communities in Western China and schooling them in the language and culture of the Han majority in eastern and coastal cities thousands of kilometres away.
- Mon, 03/07/2016 - 20:32
The one-two punch of censorship plus propaganda has discredited Western journalism in the eyes of many Chinese.
- Mon, 03/07/2016 - 20:26
In this entry, I profile the spatial pattern ofminzu (ethnicity) and population of the 2010 census of Xinjiang.
- Tue, 03/01/2016 - 21:30
Twenty-four years ago, I went to China to teach English. I was eighteen years old, and it was just three years after the Tiananmen massacre
- Thu, 02/25/2016 - 21:36
French journalist expelled by China describes her fight against official manipulation of information about the troubled Xinjiang region.
- Mon, 02/22/2016 - 18:42
In the course of my research on Chinese human rights lawyers over the past several years, I got to hear a lot about the techniques the government allegedly uses to control them.
- Wed, 02/17/2016 - 20:08
In many parts of the world, pigeons are an urban pest or, at best, a tasty meal. But here in this storied, ancient outpost near China’s border with Kyrgyzstan, they are much more: a hobby, an investment and, for some, an addiction.
- Wed, 02/17/2016 - 19:46
The Silk Road is part of China’s 'One Belt, One Road,' an economic development strategy launched by Chinese president Xi Jinping in 2013.
- Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:47
Ilham Tohti is the most renowned Uyghur public intellectual in the People’s Republic of China.