Monthly Archives: October 2013

Watch: Uyghur Demonstration on China’s 2013 National Day

The Uyghur American Association (UAA) organized a demonstration in front of China’s embassy in Washington, DC on September 30, 2013 to commemorate China’s National Day by calling attention to Uyghur human rights. Footage from the rally includes speakers Rebiya Kadeer … Continue reading

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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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Opening a window to exchange, building a bridge of communication: Uyghur Human Rights Project launches a Chinese website

By Lu Xiao Xun, Guest Contributor Controlling the political, cultural and social information contained in language is a tactic of any dictatorship. China is world-famous for its control of newspapers, TV, radio, Internet, microblogs, text messaging, blogs, e-mail, and virtually … Continue reading

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