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  • China’s Crackdown on Its Muslim Minority

    The Uighur Crackdown Dossier

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    China’s government has constructed a formidable surveillance state to repress one of its ethnic minorities — and it hasn’t stopped there.

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    Han Chinese vigilantes take to the streets armed with sticks after disturbances in Urumqi, capital of the predominantly Muslim Xinjiang province of China. The city in now under curfew.
  • What 'Crazy Rich Asians' Could Mean

    The Crazy Rich Asians Dossier

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    The first major Hollywood film in 25 years to focus on an Asian-American cast could change Hollywood norms.

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    Actress Constance Wu arrives at Warner Bros. Pictures' 'Crazy Rich Asians' Premiere at Warner Bros. Pictures' "Crazy Rich Asians" Premiere at TCL Chinese Theatre IMAX on August 7, 2018 in Hollywood, California.
  • Drinking Dangerously

    The Drinking on the Edge Dossier

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    Call it human nature: We like to live dangerously. But while drinking alcohol itself can be dangerous (be kind to your liver, everybody), that’s not enough for some.

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