• There is a "Symposium on Education and the Uyghur Diaspora" at Drexel University on 8th October 2017 in Philadelphia, USA
Symposium on Education and the Uyghur Diaspora

Symposium on Education and the Uyghur Diaspora

Symposium Agenda 8:00-8:30 Refreshments and Registration 8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks 8:45 – 10:15: Session A Challenges and New Opportunities in Uyghur Education Chair: Rebecca Cloth ...

Emboldened China Wields Its Laws to Silence Critics From Abroad

Emboldened China Wields Its Laws to Silence Critics From Abroad

Lee Ming-cheh, second from left, an activist from Taiwan, in court in the Chinese city of Yueyang, Hunan Province, last week. The case against Mr. Lee punctuates what critics warn ...

ITEM 4 ORAL STATEMENT REGARDING DETAINED UYGHUR STUDENTS IN EGYPT

ITEM 4 ORAL STATEMENT REGARDING DETAINED UYGHUR STUDENTS IN EGYPT

During the 36th session of the UN Human Rights Council an Item 4 Oral Statement was made on behalf of the The Nonviolent Radical Party, Transnational and Transparty regarding the U ...

UYGHUR WOMAN HANDED 10-YEAR PRISON TERM OVER HEADSCARF CLAIM

UYGHUR WOMAN HANDED 10-YEAR PRISON TERM OVER HEADSCARF CLAIM

                By Shohret Hoshur – A Chinese court in the country’s northwestern Xinjiang region has jailed a young Uyghur woman for 10 years over claims by a friend that she had ...

The Influence of Intellectuals of the First Half of the 20th Century on Uyghur Politics

The Influence of Intellectuals of the First Half of the 20th Century on Uyghur Politics

Nabijan Tursun, PhD In the first half of the 20th century, as a result of the Uyghur education movement that spread across Eastern Turkistan, a new understanding and national consc ...

Stratfor describes a paradise lost to China’s ambition

Stratfor describes a paradise lost to China’s ambition

Taklamakan Desert in China’s Xinjiang Uygur province. China photos/Getty Images. Summary: Stratfor describes the next phase of China’s expansion and its likely consequences. China’ ...

Uyghurs: China Operates Political and Ideological Re-Education Camps in Xinjiang

Uyghurs: China Operates Political and Ideological Re-Education Camps in Xinjiang

Since April 2017, Chinese authorities have been running political and ideological re-education camps. In addition to the restrictions that the Uyghurs already face on their culture ...

China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?

China Pressuring Pakistan on Terrorism?

Is China’s tone on Pakistan starting to change? President Donald Trump, in an announcement on the recent overhaul of U.S. strategy in Afghanistan, admonished Pakistan for shelterin ...

China: Free Xinjiang ‘Political Education’ Detainees

China: Free Xinjiang ‘Political Education’ Detainees

Chinese soldiers participate in an anti-terror drill in Hami, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China, July 8, 2017. © 2017 Reuters Muslim Minorities Held for Months in Unlawful F ...

The Uighurs and China’s Regional Counter-Terrorism Efforts

The Uighurs and China’s Regional Counter-Terrorism Efforts

Zachary Abuza Members of China’s Uighur population have played a small but important role in the spread of global jihad, and Beijing is playing an increasingly assertive role in pu ...

UN: China Blocks Activists, Harasses Experts

UN: China Blocks Activists, Harasses Experts

Beijing Should End Campaign to Weaken Vital Rights Mechanisms Chinese President Xi Jinping delivers a speech in the Palais des Nations at the United Nations in Geneva, January 18, ...

Symposium on Education and the Uyghur Diaspora

Symposium Agenda 8:00-8:30 Refreshments and Registration 8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks 8:45 – 10:15: Session A Challenges and New Oppo more ...

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China’s Assimilative ‘Bilingual Education’ Policy in East Turkestan

The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) announces the publication of Uyghur Voices on Education: China’s Assimilative ‘Bilingual Ed more ...

July 19, 2017

The story of a Uyghur freedom fighter in a journalistic career

by Ayesha Dear everyone, I would like to share with you a simple but impressive story of a Uyghur lady in exile, who has been figh more ...

July 19, 2017

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