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EU Must Push China on Human Rights, With or Without the UK

  • Tue, 07/12/2016 - 21:14

China might think Europe is weak right now, but the EU must not water down its commitment to human rights and democracy.

State of the World’s Minorities and Indigenous Peoples 2016

  • Tue, 07/12/2016 - 21:11

In Xinjiang, repressive state policies continued throughout 2015 amid escalating violence in the region, with security crackdowns and intrusive restrictions on free expression, assembly and movement.

China’s tyranny of characters

  • Tue, 07/05/2016 - 19:02

AS DIPLOMATIC incidents go, it was not a big one, but for many people in Hong Kong and southern China it felt like the latest in a long line of slights

THE DARKEST MOMENT: The Crackdown on Human Rights in China, 2013-16

  • Thu, 06/30/2016 - 21:49

A Report of the Conservative Party Human Rights Commission

How to smear your enemies and silence your critics, Chinese Communist Party style

  • Thu, 06/23/2016 - 19:36

When Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wing-kee decided that he was going to hold a press conference to reveal what had happened to him after he disappeared for months into China, he had to know the stakes were high.

China: Water Scarcity and the Development of Xinjiang Province

  • Mon, 06/20/2016 - 14:54

Madeleine Lovelle, Research Analyst, Global Food and Water Crises Research Programme

Could Han Chauvinism Turn the 'Chinese Dream' into a 'Chinese Nightmare'?

  • Tue, 06/14/2016 - 20:23

By harnessing Chinese chauvinism, the Chinese Dream could help revive China’s historical glory.

China's Xinjiang province is heavily militarized amid ongoing threats of terror attacks.

How China uses fear of terrorism to justify increased state power

  • Thu, 06/09/2016 - 20:04

China's long-simmering problems with Uyghur separatism and terrorism in the western region of Xinjiang has been thrust again into the international spotlight.

Chinese security forces patrol the entrance to a historic mosque in Xinjiang.

Why China increases oppression in Xinjiang

  • Thu, 06/09/2016 - 19:51

The Chinese government continues oppression in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region as the region located in the middle of transit routes is a bridge to Central Asia and has large reserves of natural resource

China’s future: Xi’s ‘great rejuvenation’ is radical and risky

  • Thu, 06/02/2016 - 20:12

“China is simply not turning out as many had expected and have worked so long and hard to realize — a liberal China,” notes David Shambaugh, a professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University.