The New York Times
Steven Lee Myers
– Sep 21, 2:36 AM
YINCHUAN, China — In China's northwest, the government is stripping the most overt expressions of the Islamic faith from a picturesque valley where most residents are devout Muslims. The authorities have destroyed domes and minarets on…
Online footage purporting to show hundreds of blindfolded and shackled prisoners in a mostly-Muslim region of China is believed to be authentic, a European security source has told Sky News. The detainees are thought to be from China's minority…
Hong Kong police have cut short a protest march in Tuen Mun on Saturday afternoon despite authorising the event. Officers fired tear gas at around 5pm as black-clad protesters threw Molotov cocktails outside the Tuen Mun Central Bus Terminus.
Michelle A. Rodrigues
– Sep 20, 4:00 AM
Primatologist Dian Fossey has become a conservation legend. The videos captured by National Geographic enchanted audiences and motivated them to care about mountain gorillas. Her memoir inspired many aspiring primatologists, and I was one of them.
AFTER DONALD TRUMP became America's president in 2017 and thumbed his nose at international efforts to curb global warming, China emerged as a hero in the campaign. Other Western leaders were relieved that it did not take the opportunity to back…