January 4, 2017
For centuries, Uyghurs have journeyed between the different Muslim shrines dotting the Taklamakan Desert. Now, the Chinese state has forcibly closed many of them.
December 16, 2016
Chinese authorities speak of terrorism as an ideological problem, but treat it as an ethnic one.
October 21, 2016
How does the Chinese Communist Party interact with Hui minority Muslims?
October 17, 2016
Terror and religious extremism challenge a state unaccustomed to martyrdom narratives. Can a country doing business all over the world really avoid other peoples' politics?
June 6, 2016
The New Yorker
The town of Shadian was once marketed as the “little Mecca of the East.” But can its residents really practice their religion in peace?