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The Battle for China's Spirit: Religious Revival, Repression, and Resistance under Xi Jinping

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 8:30am to 10:00am

Freedom House
1850 M Street NW
Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036

Report Launch:
The Battle for China's Spirit
Religious Revival, Repression, and Resistance under Xi Jinping

Access The Battle for China's Spirit report here.

Breakfast at 8:30 a.m.

Please join us for the launch of the Freedom House report The Battle for China's Spirit on the Chinese government’s intensified controls over religion under President Xi Jinping. Panelists will discuss the scale and severity of persecution, the trajectory of citizen push-back, and the broader effects of these dynamics on Chinese society and politics.

Watch the Livestream Video here.

Speakers:

Andrew Jacobs
Former Beijing Correspondent
The New York Times 

Zubayra Shamseden
Chinese Outreach Coordinator
Uyghur Human Rights Project 

Sarah Cook
Report Author and Senior Research Analyst for East Asia
Freedom House

Moderator:

Carolyn Bartholomew
Chair
U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission 

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