UHRP in the News

Spy For Us — Or Never Speak To Your Family Again
July 9, 2018

O.’s son was sent to have been opening by the dozen all over Xinjiang, but although those inside are taught Chinese language and Communist Party propaganda, they are more like secret internment camps than places of learning.

JOINT NGO LETTER TO EUROPEAN COMMISSION PRESIDENT JEAN-CLAUDE JUNKER AND EUROPEAN COUNCIL PRESIDENT DONALD TUSK AHEAD OF 2018 EU-CHINA SUMMIT
June 19, 2018

Various organizations including Amnesty International continue to document China's abusive campaign against human rights.

Why are Muslim Uighurs being sent to 're-education' camps?
June 11, 2018

The Stream looks at the plight of China’s Uighurs and other stories from social media.

Symposium to address China’s ‘harsh policy towards Uyghurs’
May 24, 2018

The Uyghur Human Rights Project has announced that, together with the Uyghur American Association and the Uyghur Academy, it will be hosting a “Symposium on the Identity Crisis of Uyghurs Today”.

U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, & Labor interviews UHRP's Omer Kanat and Zubayra Shamseden
May 21, 2018

U.S. Department of State: Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, & Labor interviews UHRP's Omer Kanat and Zubayra Shamseden for a new edition of human rights heroes

Ep. 169: The New Gulag in China
May 16, 2018

At the Ricochet Podcast Summit, Jay’s guest was Nury A. Turkel, who had a grim and horrifying topic to discuss: a new gulag in China, which contains up to a million Uyghurs (a Turkic minority).

Symposium on the Identity Crisis of Uyghurs Today
May 15, 2018

Uyghur American Association, Uyghur Academy & UHRP are pleased to host a “Symposium on the Identity Crisis of Uyghurs Today”

China Reports Arrests of Uyghurs, Han Chinese For Sharing 'Extremist' Content
May 11, 2018
Chinese national flags hang in an alley in Xinjiang's Kashgar city, Nov. 4, 2017. AP

Uyghurs suggest arrest of Chinese obscures fact that the Muslim group is authorities' main target.

A New Gulag in China
May 10, 2018
The protest in Brussels on April 27, 2018. The woman on the left, with her hands on the banner, is Rebiya Kadeer, ‘Mother of the Uyghurs.’	(World Uyghur Congress)

The mass incarceration of a minority people

“ What A Relief Podcast ” 88: The Uyghur Human Rights Project
April 24, 2018

On this episode of the What a Relief Podcast B.C. Dodge interviews Zubayra Shamseden, who works with the Uyghur Human Rights Project in Washington, D.C.

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