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Important prisoners, like Gao Zhisheng, are required to be imprisoned far from home. Xinjiang Shaya Prison. Photo credit: rfa.org

Important (Political, “Cult”) Prisoners: Identify & Manage

  • Thu, 09/12/2013 - 21:15

In February 1995, John Kamm, an independent human rights activist and now executive director of The Dui Hua Foundation, met with representatives of the State Council Information Office and Ministry of Justice (MOJ) in Beijing.

A photo from Splendid China, the propaganda theme park just outside Hong Kong

China Only Wants Its Ethnic Minorities to Exist in Theme Parks

  • Fri, 09/06/2013 - 20:18

It’s difficult to think of a more disorientating experience than being part of an ethnic minority in China.

The road to serfdom

  • Fri, 09/06/2013 - 20:11

A new history lays bare the violent heart of Mao’s revolution

 An Uyghur baker with goods for sale in a city market in Kashgar, China. Picture: Thinkstock Source: Supplied

Another time and pace

  • Fri, 09/06/2013 - 20:07

EVENING is a drawn-out affair in Kashgar, the great Silk Road entrepot located in China's northwest Xinjiang province.

The Rebiya Building, named after Rebiya Kadeer, is a landmark at an intersection of busy streets in Urumqi, the capital of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region. It is no longer used. (Kim Soon-hi)

INNER SANCTUM (18): Beijing’s crackdown on Uighurs cast as a fight against 'terrorism'

  • Thu, 09/05/2013 - 20:46

Armed police officers were on high alert around an empty, neglected building with peeling walls in Urumqi, the capital of China’s Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.

China on verge of worst economic crisis in decades

  • Thu, 09/05/2013 - 20:38
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Syria Attack Has China Outraged -- at U.S.

  • Thu, 09/05/2013 - 20:36

As the U.S. prepares for a potential attack on Syria, China is left in the awkward position of reacting to the news and occasionally justifying opposition to any U.S. action.

Even in China, one-party rule can't endure

  • Tue, 09/03/2013 - 21:56

Recently, senior Chinese Communist Party officials circulated Document No. 9, a report that lists seven dangers to their grip on power, which has been largely unchallenged since the founding of modern China in 1949.

Mark Kitto and his family camp in Moyu County, Xinjiang. (© Mark Kitto)

Phantom enemies

  • Wed, 08/28/2013 - 20:36

China’s leaders are creating what they seek to avoid—a coordinated resistance

HOW TO ‘LEGALLY’ SUPPRESS A PEOPLE- THE CHINESE WAY

  • Mon, 07/29/2013 - 21:21

You have to give it to the Chinese.

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