- Fri, 11/15/2013 - 21:01
Rare photos reveal how the persecuted Uighur people defy Communist rulers with colourful veils, beards and tiny Taipak hats declared illegal by China's government
- Wed, 11/13/2013 - 18:04
The Chinese government thinks it can thwart unrest among ethnic minorities by raising their incomes. But prosperity doesn't buy loyalty.
- Mon, 11/11/2013 - 18:18
An audacious attack on Beijing's Tiananmen Square has cast attention on the ethnic minority that China often calls terrorists. That label does not apply to most Uighurs.
- Thu, 11/07/2013 - 13:12
In a year of waning cooperation on human rights between China and foreign governments and international organizations, the 17th session of the Human Rights Council...
- Thu, 11/07/2013 - 13:07
The U.S. ambassador to China speaks to Foreign Policy.
- Wed, 11/06/2013 - 00:00
The Communist Party's decision to use Beijing time across the country, done to enhance “national unity,” has backfired in Xinjiang.
- Tue, 11/05/2013 - 21:29
It’s time for fresh thinking by the Communist Party on China’s ‘ethnic question’, writes David Brophy.
- Mon, 11/04/2013 - 13:30
“WE DON’T like them,” says a young man, referring to the small groups of paramilitary police deployed every 150 metres or so along Liberation South Road in Urumqi, the capital of Xinjiang province
- Fri, 11/01/2013 - 19:55
China blames a Uighur separatist group for the Tiananmen car attack this week. But that's highly unlikely, analysts say.