Author: Sophie Beach

Sophie Beach lives in Berkeley, California. She previously served as senior research associate for Asia at the Committee to Protect Journalists, a New York-based press freedom organization. She received her master's degree from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University. Her writing about China has been published in the Los Angeles Times, the Asian Wall Street Journal, the South China Morning Post, The Nation magazine, and other publications.
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Tracing the Digital Footprints of Ilham Tohti’s Students

After Uyghur scholar and activist Ilham Tohti was sentenced to life in prison for separatism in September, seven of his students were also put on trial and given sentences ranging from three to eight years. All of the students had worked on Uyghur Online, a website of Uyghur issues launched by Ilham, but few other details about the students or their activities have been revealed. During

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