Solar power relies heavily on Xinjiang — a region in China with forced labor for Muslim minorities.
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Observers have long warned of rising forced labor in Xinjiang. Satellite images show factories built just steps away from cell blocks.
Aware of its aging donor base and the changing demographics of Catholics, CRS has sought to expand its base of support.
When it comes to politics, Utah has long claimed things are different here.
In a lush countryside idyll known for its horse farms and fields of yellow flowers, China built a system of total control.
The decline in religious affiliation affects not just houses of worship but also religious nonprofits such as the St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic, a mobile rural health clinic.
“Even though we’re a small percentage of the population, we have to be out here doing this work, which goes to the core of Islam,” said Imam Rafiq Mahdi.
Churches and other religious groups tutor kids, feed hungry people, shelter the homeless, and do a great deal of good, often under the radar. As religious groups shrink, those services could be lost.
This is the story of a priest who found a way to keep working amid a growing epidemic, recurrent power shortages, and a lockdown that continues in Venezuela.
Slavery was abolished in Nigeria in the early 1900s, but Igbo people who are descended from slaves are still seen as inferior.
China's Baidu blanked out parts of its mapping platform. We used those locations to find a network of buildings bearing the hallmarks of prisons and internment camps in Xinjiang. Here's how we did it.
A BuzzFeed News investigation based on thousands of satellite images reveals a vast, growing infrastructure for long-term detention and incarceration of Muslim minorities.