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China to Push Cultural ‘Blending’ in Xinjiang

At a meeting in Kashgar, Xinjiang Party chief Zhang Chunxian announced imminent regional campaigns to encourage Mandarin language and the “blending”
November 6, 2015 4:53 PM

Propaganda on Overdrive for Xinjiang Anniversary

October 1 marked not only China’s National Day, but also the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
October 9, 2015 4:14 PM

Uyghur Rocker Navigates Two Divided Worlds

At McClatchy DC, Stuart Leavenworth profiles Perhat Khaliq, a Uyghur musician now in the middle of a 19 city mainland tour after winning nationwide
September 11, 2015 3:46 PM