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Haiyun Ma and I-wei Jennifer Chang
In the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), another Ramadan inevitably ushers in an intensified campaign to crack down on the Uyghurs’ religious beliefs, practices, and identity, alongside year-round social, political, and religious restrictions. As in previous years, local Xinjiang authorities have instituted a ban on Ramadan fasting this year for Uyghur civil servants and students, prohibited mosque attendance for Uyghurs under eighteen years of age, monitored mosque ...Keep Reading »
Haiyun Ma is Assistant Professor of History at Frostburg State University in Maryland. His teaching and research interests are Chinese History, Islam and Muslims of China (including Xinjiang), and China-Islamic relations. He is the founding Executive Director of the Zhenghe International Peace Foundation.
I-wei Jennifer Chang is a Research Assistant in international affairs and U.S. foreign policy at an embassy in Washington, D.C. She previously conducted research at the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom.