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Blog Action Day: A Uyghur Human Rights Perspective

Greg Fay, Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project The theme for Blog Action Day on October 16, 2013 is human rights. The Uyghur Human Rights Project, a Washington, DC-based NGO, has made the subject of bloggers a major focus of our … Continue reading

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Uyghurs, Other Ethnic Groups Need Not Apply

Greg Fay, Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project “Ethnic groups including the Hui, Dongxiang, Salar, Yi, Tibetan and Xinjiang Uyghur, with special lifestyles are refused admission.” So reads the sign at an Apple supplier factory in China, photographed by a China … Continue reading

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Watch: July 5, 2013 Rally at Chinese Embassy in Washington, DC

The Uyghur American Association (UAA) organized a rally in front of China’s embassy in Washington, DC on July 5, 2013 to commemorate the fourth anniversary of unrest in Urumqi in July 2009. Footage from the rally includes speeches by World … Continue reading

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