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News About Uighur Scholar Ilham Tohti on the Third Anniversary of His Sentencing: No News

China Change, September 22, 2017

We believe that the combination of reduced visits, denial of communication, gag orders, and family reprisals, have been carefully engineered to punish the Uighur scholar with degrading treatment and psychological torture, while at the same time keeping the attention on his plight from the outside world to a minimum. 1,580 more words

I Was Followed By Secret Police In China and Here's Why

Part 1: In Which We Lose All Our Money and Survive Entirely on Mama Noodles

Just over a year ago, the bear and I embarked on a long, perilous, chaotic journey across Thailand, China, Mongolia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Turkey. 1,317 more words



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Depth: 10 km

Distances: 371 km SW of Urunchi, China / pop: 1,509,000 / local time: 16:11:32.1 2017-09-16
77 km NE of Kuqa, China / pop: 68,200 / local time: 16:11:32.1 2017-09-16

Earthquake Alert

China's Uighurs Forced Home

China’s moves to oppress the Uighur population in Xinjiang is not new. The next step in the policy seems to be pressuring other countries to… 10 more words

Intercultural Exchange

Hurricane Irma

I’m glad to hear my friends and family are safe after the storm. I want to revise some of the previous comments I made about global warming in my last post. 588 more words


Chinese Imprisoned for 2 Years After Teaching About Islam -- Taught about the Quran on a WeChat discussion group -- China fears "Arabization"


SEPT. 12, 2017, 2:15 A.M. E.D.T.

BEIJING — A member of a Muslim minority group has been sentenced to two years in a Chinese prison after forming online discussions groups to teach about Islam. 193 more words

[Upcoming] Zhao Ge

The drama is set towards the end of the Shang dynasty when Di Xin (Bao Jian Feng), the king of Shang, achieved extraordinary things and brought the Shang dynasty to its peak. 193 more words