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China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
July 08, 2017
China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
A month riddled with perilous anniversaries offers a showcase for the Communist Party's upgraded internet controls.
China’s Newest Censorship Methods on Display
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
June 08, 2017
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
One member of the Uyghur diaspora explains why Uyghurs abroad raise their banners outside Chinese embassies.
I Am Uyghur and I Will Protest
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
June 05, 2017
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
Xinjiang's removal of the added points policy for university entrance is not all bad news for its ethnic minorities.
Problematic Privilege in Xinjiang
Why is China Banning Baby Names and Beards in Xinjiang?
April 29, 2017
Why is China Banning Baby Names and Beards in Xinjiang?
Crucial to understanding China’s recent moves in the region is a piece of legislation that quietly took effect on April 1.
Why is China Banning Baby Names and Beards in Xinjiang?
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
March 31, 2017
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
Even while Beijing pursues economic openness in the province, it's turning Xinjiang into a security state.
China’s Xinjiang Crackdown Continues
Al-Qaeda and Islamic State Take Aim at China
March 08, 2017
Al-Qaeda and Islamic State Take Aim at China
Why have both groups turned their attention to Beijing?
Al-Qaeda and Islamic State Take Aim at China
The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
March 04, 2017
The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
A recent Islamic State video featuring Uyghurs threatening China shouldn't have come as a surprise.
The Islamic State Just Threatened China. What Will Beijing Do?
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
March 02, 2017
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
20 years on, the Ghulja Incident has largely disappeared from public imagination.
Remembering the Ghulja Incident: 20th Anniversary of ‘Uyghur Tiananmen’ Passes With Little Notice
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
February 23, 2017
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
China's Xinjiang experience demonstrates the perils of large-scale anti-Muslim policies.
Is China’s Counterterrorism Policy in Xinjiang Working?
China's Approach to the Middle East Looks Familiar
November 29, 2016
China's Approach to the Middle East Looks Familiar
Despite repudiating American foreign policy, China now borrows heavily from U.S.-style Middle Eastern diplomacy.
China's Approach to the Middle East Looks Familiar
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
September 08, 2016
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
The crackdown on rights defenders pales in comparisons to long term oppression of religious and ethnic minorities.
China’s Latest Crackdown Is Not Its Worst
Making China's 'One Belt, One Road' More Turkic
July 04, 2016
Making China's 'One Belt, One Road' More Turkic
Central Asia's Turkic majorities will play a crucial role in the success of China's One Belt, One Road.
Making China's 'One Belt, One Road' More Turkic
China's Minister of Public Security Outlines Anti-Terrorism Agenda
December 19, 2015
China's Minister of Public Security Outlines Anti-Terrorism Agenda
Guo Shengkun urged a stronger response to terrorism, and he has plenty of ideas on what needs to be done.
China's Minister of Public Security Outlines Anti-Terrorism Agenda
China's 'Protracted War' in Xinjiang
October 03, 2015
China's 'Protracted War' in Xinjiang
One of China's top leaders preaches stability and ethnic unity in Xinjiang, even as news of more violence emerges.
China's 'Protracted War' in Xinjiang
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
September 24, 2015
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
Xi Jinping's trip to the U.S. and address to the UN provide an opportunity to highlight abuses of Uyghur human rights.
Xi's US Trip: A Chance to Stand up for Uyghur Rights
Can China-Turkey Relations Move On?
July 30, 2015
Can China-Turkey Relations Move On?
Erodgan sought to move the China-Turkey relationship beyond recent tensions over Uyghur issues.
Can China-Turkey Relations Move On?
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