- Mon, 04/13/2015 - 19:38
Xinjiang is one of those remote places whose frequent mention in the international press stymies true understanding.
- Sun, 04/12/2015 - 21:59
The situation of Uighurs in China shows that what Assad did in Syria does not stay in Syria. Methods of repression spread and embolden other regimes. If this is not be stopped it will become a model for other oppressive governments around the world
Dispatches From Xinjiang: The Future Of Uyghur Tradition In “Rahime,” A Short Film By Mukaddas Mijit
- Thu, 04/09/2015 - 21:07
In the short film Rahime, the Uyghur ethnomusicologist and filmmaker Mukaddas Mijit portrays a moment in the life of her grandmother.
- Tue, 04/07/2015 - 21:50
Ten months after agreeing to build a natural gas pipeline to eastern China, Russia is reportedly trying to shift deliveries to a cheaper western route.
- Fri, 04/03/2015 - 00:00
This essay is part of the series “All About China”—a journey into the history and diverse culture of China through essays that shed light on the lasting imprint of China’s past encounters with the Islamic world as well as an exploration of the increasingly vibrant and complex dynamics of contemporary Sino-Middle Eastern relations.
- Tue, 03/31/2015 - 19:31
Recently, in a country that is decidedly not France, a Muslim man has been sentenced to six years in prison for keeping a beard.
- Fri, 03/27/2015 - 15:38
A Thai court Friday ruled that a family of 17 - suspected to be Uighur Muslims - must remain in custody until their nationalities are proven.
- Wed, 03/18/2015 - 19:38
Statement by the Delegation of the United States of America
- Thu, 03/12/2015 - 20:30
Author Nick Holdstock explores musical traditions and pop sensibilities in Xinjiang, China.
- Fri, 03/06/2015 - 19:12
In this particular time of human history, where cultural heritages, morality and brotherhood have been humiliated; a grandmother from a remote place sends a message of peace, respect and generosity.