- 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.
- Mon, 02/08/2016 - 19:35
China is once again gripped by fear in a way it has not been since the era of Mao Zedong.
Taiwan Democracy Defeats China Autocracy: 1/27/16: Gordon Chang. David Feith. Alim Seytoff. Bruce Bechtol. Charles Bausman.
- Mon, 02/01/2016 - 20:18
Taiwan Democracy Defeats China Autocracy: 1/27/16: Gordon Chang, Daily Beast. David Feith, WSJ Editorial. Alim Seytoff, Uyghur American Association. Bruce Bechtol, “North Korea and Regional Security in the Kim Jong-un Era.” Charles Bausman, Russia Insider.
- Fri, 01/29/2016 - 19:00
A series of violent incidents in their homeland have intermittently propelled the Uyghurs into recent international consciousness.