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Mapping Tool Showcases Research on Incidents in the Uyghur Homeland

Greg Fay, Manager, Uyghur Human Rights Project The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) has released an online web map highlighting research from “Legitimizing Repression: China’s “War on Terror” Under Xi Jinping and State Policy in East Turkestan.” Based on an analysis of … Continue reading

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Rebiya Kadeer: 2015 Lantos Human Rights Prize Remarks

On the occasion of Human Rights Day 2015, the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice presented Uyghur democracy leader Rebiya Kadeer with the 2015 Lantos Human Rights Prize alongside fellow awardees Irshad Manji and Ayaan Hirsi Ali. All three women have demonstrated courage and conviction … Continue reading

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Uyghurs, Tibetans, Chinese protest Xi’s White House visit

On September 16, 2015, the week before Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is scheduled to visit the White House, Students for a Free Tibet, the Tibet Action Institute, and Initiatives for China organized a protest uniting Uyghur, Tibetan, and Chinese … Continue reading

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