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Here are the Guests for the 2020 State of the Union Address

Here are the Guests for the 2020 State of the Union Address

The president is bringing the deputy chief of the Border Patrol, while one of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers will be the guest of Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat of California.
State of the Union: Who Are the Guests of Trump and Members of Congress?

State of the Union: Who Are the Guests of Trump and Members of Congress?

Mr. Trump is bringing the deputy chief of the Border Patrol, while one of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers will be the guest of Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat of California.
Here Are the Guests for the State of the Union

Here Are the Guests for the State of the Union

The president is bringing the deputy chief of the Border Patrol, while one of Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers will be the guest of Representative Jackie Speier, Democrat of California.
Her Uighur Parents Were Model Chinese Citizens. It Didn’t Matter.

Her Uighur Parents Were Model Chinese Citizens. It Didn’t Matter.

When Zulhumar Isaac’s parents disappeared amid a wave of detentions of ethnic minorities, she had to play a perilous game with the state to get them back.
Battered but Resilient After China’s Crackdown

Battered but Resilient After China’s Crackdown

An ancient Muslim town, Yarkand is a cultural cradle for the Uighurs, who have experienced mass detentions. A rare visit revealed how people there have endured the upheavals.
Battered but Resilient After China’s Crackdown

Battered but Resilient After China’s Crackdown

An ancient Muslim town, Yarkand is a cultural cradle for the Uighurs, who have experienced mass detentions. A rare visit revealed how people there have endured the upheavals.
Ai Weiwei: Capitalism and ‘Culturecide’

Ai Weiwei: Capitalism and ‘Culturecide’

The idea of ‘cultural differences’ has been used as a justification for some of humanity’s worst crimes.
Trump Administration’s Actions in Middle East Complicate Its Criticisms of China

Trump Administration’s Actions in Middle East Complicate Its Criticisms of China

President Trump’s use of military force against Iran gives Beijing ammunition to highlight failures of American policy, even as the Communist Party represses Muslims in China.

Inside China’s Push to Turn Muslim Minorities Into an Army of Workers

The Communist Party wants to remold Xinjiang’s minorities into loyal blue-collar workers to supply Chinese factories with cheap labor.

Inside China’s Push to Turn Muslim Minorities Into an Army of Workers

The Communist Party wants to remold Xinjiang’s minorities into loyal blue-collar workers to supply Chinese factories with cheap labor.
In China’s Crackdown on Muslims, Children Have Not Been Spared

In China’s Crackdown on Muslims, Children Have Not Been Spared

In Xinjiang the authorities have separated nearly half a million children from their families, aiming to instill loyalty to China and the Communist Party.
In China’s Crackdown on Muslims, Children Have Not Been Spared

In China’s Crackdown on Muslims, Children Have Not Been Spared

In Xinjiang the authorities have separated nearly half a million children from their families, aiming to instill loyalty to China and the Communist Party.
Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Lawmakers aim to pass veto-proof legislation in 2020 that would punish China over its treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims.
Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Lawmakers aim to pass veto-proof legislation in 2020 that would punish China over its treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims.
Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Congress Wants to Force Trump’s Hand on Human Rights in China and Beyond

Lawmakers aim to pass veto-proof legislation in 2020 that would punish China over its treatment of ethnic Uighur Muslims.

Year in Sound

Our audio time capsule captures the conflict, color and controversy that defined 2019.
They Built a Homeland Far From China’s Grip. Now They’re Afraid.

They Built a Homeland Far From China’s Grip. Now They’re Afraid.

China’s repressed Uighurs have long found sanctuary in Turkey. But as the country strengthens ties with China, the Uighurs feel their safe haven shrinking.
They Built a Homeland Far From China’s Grip. Now They’re Afraid.

They Built a Homeland Far From China’s Grip. Now They’re Afraid.

China’s repressed Uighurs have long found sanctuary in Turkey. But as the country strengthens ties with China, the Uighurs feel their safe haven shrinking.
A Surveillance Net Blankets China’s Cities, Giving Police Vast Powers

A Surveillance Net Blankets China’s Cities, Giving Police Vast Powers

The authorities can scan your phones, track your face and find out when you leave your home. One of the world’s biggest spying networks is aimed at regular people, and nobody can stop it.
A Surveillance Net Blankets China’s Cities, Giving Police Vast Powers

A Surveillance Net Blankets China’s Cities, Giving Police Vast Powers

The authorities can scan your phones, track your face and find out when you leave your home. One of the world’s biggest spying networks is aimed at regular people, and nobody can stop it.