Tagged: uighurs

Vanguard: China’s Wild West

Unlike their Hollywood friendly brethren, the Tibetans, the Uighurs of northwestern China, claim to be an oppressed minority group that no one has ever heard of. That is, unless the Chinese government publicizes an...

NatGeo: Lost in China – Silk Road

From China’s wild west to Beijing’s boom, photography and filmmaking duo Jeff and Peter Hutchens capture china in its moment of change. In this episode, the brothers journey on the silk road and ends...

Uighur – China’s Other Tibet

SkyNews’ Peter Sharp travels to Kangshar to meet the Uyghur (pronounced we-gurs) – China’s Muslims who suffer equally brutal repression as the Tibetans. If a Uighur even speaks negatively of China, they face imprisonment....