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Akida Pulat poses with a photo of her mother, missing Uyghur scholar Rahile Dawut.  Credit: Twitter/ @akida_p
Nov 23, 2020

Uyghur scholar Rahile Dawut, missing since 2017, was awarded the 2020 Scholars at Risk “Courage to Think” award.

Nov 20, 2020

Apple wants to water down key provisions of the bill, which would hold U.S. companies accountable for using Uighur forced labor, according to two congressional staffers

A collage of images from the MegaFace data set, which scraped online photos. Images are obscured to protect people’s privacy. Credit: Adam Harvey/megapixels.cc based on the MegaFace data set by Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman et al. based on the Yahoo Flickr Creative Commons 100 Million data set and licensed under Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) licences
Nov 19, 2020

Journals and researchers are under fire for controversial studies using this technology. And a Nature survey reveals that many researchers in this field think there is a problem.

Nov 19, 2020

If the Uyghurs had a Richard Gere to give voice to their suffering their cause would be as well-known as that of the Tibetans. 

A screen shot of an Oct. 23, 2018 satellite image from Google Earth Pro that purportedly shows one of the internment camps outside of Aksu city with detainees lined up in the yard.  Adrian Zenz/Google
Nov 19, 2020

Camps, a crematorium, and a corridor for expediting organ transport appear to be part of a local system.

An image widely shared on social media that purportedly shows a group of detainees in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region's (XUAR) Korla (Kuerle) city, March 2020.
Nov 19, 2020

When Joe Biden is sworn in as president of the US on Jan. 20, he will inherit a number of thorny problems. Among them is how to confront China about its systematic oppression of the predominately Muslim Uyghur ethnic minority in the country’s northwest Xinjiang region.

Nov 19, 2020

The U.S. will be working against the use of technology to suppress religious minorities, the religious freedom ambassador announced this week.

Rally held in US to raise awareness about Uyghur Muslim genocide in China. Oct 01, 2020. Photo:UAA
Nov 17, 2020

The letter comes as MPs call on the UK to mull sanctions for Chinese officials and entities in the region.

An image widely shared on social media that purportedly shows a group of detainees in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region's (XUAR) Korla (Kuerle) city, March 2020.
Nov 17, 2020

After a parliamentary study established "genocide" against the Uyghurs in China, members of Parliament in Canada are continuing to push for the Justin Trudeau led-government to impose sanctions on Chinese officials for human rights abuses.

Nov 17, 2020

How much do ethics matter to moviegoers? When Hollywood glosses over or ignores China’s record on human rights to gain access to its vast market, filmmakers test what consumers will tolerate to be entertained.

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