UHRP in the News

'The Situation Was a Powder Keg. So They Prepared.'
November 20, 2019
A photo posted to the WeChat account of the Xinjiang Judicial Administration shows Uyghur detainees listening to a 'de-radicalization' speech at a re-education camp in Hotan prefecture's Lop county, April 2017.  Wikipedia

It's one of the most disturbing and elaborate cover-ups every attempted: millions of innocent people "vanishing" in the Chinese night.

In the Age of AI
November 14, 2019

FRONTLINE investigates the promise and perils of artificial intelligence, from fears about work and privacy to rivalry between the U.S. and China. The documentary traces a new industrial revolution that will reshape and disrupt our lives, our jobs and our world, and allow the emergence of the surveillance society.

Techno-Governance in Taiwan versus China
November 13, 2019

The panel will be a discussion on comparing Taiwan and China’s use of technology to achieve different political objectives.

Uighurs testify on persecution in China
November 5, 2019

Composed of personal testimonies from three Uighur women, an Oct. 26 event hosted by UR College Republicans gave students a look at the Uighur human rights crisis in Xinjiang, China.

What really happened to China’s vanishing Uighurs?
November 1, 2019

This week Australia joined 22 other countries to condemn China at the United Nations over its horrifying treatment of the Uighur ethnic minority within its own borders.

Notepad++ v7.8.1 : Free Uyghur
October 31, 2019

Human rights in China is always a hotly contested topic. Since 2017, numerous reports have emerged of the Uyghur people being detained in extrajudicial “re-education camps”, subjected to political indoctrination, and sometimes even torture. 2018 estimates place the number of detainees in the hundreds of thousands.

China's Cultural Cleansing: Rank Abuse of the Uyghur Minority
October 30, 2019

The U.S. State Department has categorized China's ongoing maltreatment of its Uyghur Muslim community as one of "the worst human rights [disasters] of modern times.

Chine : vives inquiétudes quant au sort d’un universitaire ouïgour
October 29, 2019
PHOTO TIRÉE DE TWITTER  L’universitaire ouïgour Tashpolat Tiyip

Le sort d’un universitaire ouïgour respecté qui avait été appréhendé il y a deux ans par les autorités chinoises alors qu’il se rendait en Allemagne pour assister à une conférence suscite de vives inquiétudes.

Peace and Conflict Resolution Conference
October 28, 2019

The Rotaract Club of Georgetown University is excited to be hosting the first-ever Peace and Conflict Resolution conference sponsored by Rotary District 7620 and MetroBethesda Rotary Club!

Ilham Tohti awarded the 2019 Sakharov Prize
October 24, 2019

Ilham Tohti, a renowned Uyghur economics professor and advocate for the rights was arrested in January, 2014, and sentenced to life in prison in September for “inciting separatism” after just a two-day trial.