2022 winter olympics, china, cultural genocide, uyghur minority, xinjiang

Report Exposes the Cultural Genocide of Uyghur Society in China

A recent report by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) has revealed the extent to which the Chinese regime is erasing the cultural identity of the Uyghur minority population in Xinjiang, which is cultural genocide. The aim of Beijing is to homogenize Uighurs into the country’s Han Chinese majority, even if that means erasing their ...

Nspirement Staff

Uyghur minority praying.

Merdan Ghappar’s Video Exposes the Horrors of Xinjiang’s Internment Camps

Merdan Ghappar is a 31-year-old Uyghur from Xinjiang who has worked as a model for numerous clothing brands. In January this year, Chinese authorities arrested and sent him to a detention center. He hasn’t been heard from since March. Fortunately, Merdan Ghappar was able to sneak out a video and some text messages that ended ...

Max Lu

Merdan Ghappar.

Hair Products: U.S. Sanctions Company Linked to Uyghur Forced Labor

In May, the U.S. issued a detention order on hair products manufactured by a Chinese company called Hetian Haolin Hair Accessories Co. Ltd. The company has operations in the controversial Xinjiang region where Beijing has detained millions of Uyghur people in “re-education” camps. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has come across information that ...

Jack Roberts

A woman getting her long hair cut.

Muslim Preacher Asks Community to Boycott Chinese Goods

Beijing’s persecution of the Uyghur minority was a topic of discussion among intellectuals and leaders of Muslim nations who recently gathered in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur for a summit. Mohd Asri bin Zainul Abidin, one of the top Islamic jurists and a Moslem preacher in Malaysia, appealed to the community to boycott China’s ...

Jack Roberts

Uyghur minority praying.

TikTok Shuts Down American Teenager for Exposing Uyghur Persecution

The Chinese government likes to silence any criticism against it, whether it comes from its own citizens or people from outside the country. An American teenager was recently banned from the Chinese app TikTok after she posted a video about Beijing’s persecution of the Uyghur minority in Xinjiang. TikTok for a social cause When 17-year-old ...

Max Lu

A Uyghur imam speaking.

Male Chinese ‘Relatives’ Assigned to Uyghur Homes With Female ‘Hosts’

When it comes to framing policies that systematically oppress people, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) seems to have no equal in the world. Beijing has reportedly started forcing Uyghur women to sleep together with men from the Communist Party. This is apparently being done to erase the cultural identity of the Uyghurs. Co-sleeping program The ...

Jack Roberts

Two uyghur women with a daughter.