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Photos showing Chinese police arresting Falun Gong practitioners in uniform (top left), plainclothes (top right, bottom left), and mass arrests in vans (bottom right). (Image: Wikipedia)

How China Began a New Era of Repression

On Dec. 18, Chinese leaders celebrated the 40th anniversary of the “reform and opening up” that propelled their country from one of the world’s poorest to the second-biggest economy on earth. But despite the predictions of many scholars and politicians,…

Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has detained more than a million Uyghur and Kazakh Muslim minorities in its internment camps at Xinjiang. (Image:  UC Berkeley via  flickr  CC BY 2.0 )

In China, Brainwashing Is ‘Colorful’

The Chinese Communist Party is claiming that its re-education camps for Uyghur Muslims, who are targeted to erode their faith, are actually vocational training centers aimed at making their life “colorful.” Almost a million Uyghurs are believed to have been brainwashed…

The Chinese Communist Party has become more aggressive against religions, banning the teaching of religious traditions and practices to children. (Image: via  pixabay  /  CC0 1.0)

No More Religion for Chinese Kids

The Chinese Communist Party has become more aggressive against religions and is forcing professionals like doctors, lawyers, and teachers to declare themselves to be atheists in several parts of the country. In addition, kids are also being banned from being…

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How China Began a New Era of Repression

On Dec. 18, Chinese leaders celebrated the 40th anniversary of the “reform and opening up” that propelled their country from one of the world’s poorest to the second-biggest economy on…

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‘We May See Mass Murder’ in Xinjiang

The possibility that communist authorities in China could kill Turkic Muslims en masse cannot be ruled out, leaders from a Uyghur group said during a panel discussion held at a…

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The Escape of a Uyghur Woman (Part I)

My name is Mina. I grew up in the city of Korla in Qiemo County of Xinjiang Province, China. In March 2009, I applied for a passport from the authorities,…

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In China, Brainwashing Is ‘Colorful’

The Chinese Communist Party is claiming that its re-education camps for Uyghur Muslims, who are targeted to erode their faith, are actually vocational training centers aimed at making their life “colorful.”…

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No More Religion for Chinese Kids

The Chinese Communist Party has become more aggressive against religions and is forcing professionals like doctors, lawyers, and teachers to declare themselves to be atheists in several parts of the…