Ughur Muslims- Internment in China

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Show Summary:



Host, Tariq El-Amin is joined in studio by Dr. Timothy Grose, an assistant Professor of China Studies from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, Indiana to discuss the Ughur (pronounced We-gor) Muslims of China, an ethnic minority of Turkic descent who have been forcibly detained--in what amounts to internment camps designed to strip them of their Muslim identity. China refers to these facilities as Muslim Reeducation camps. Some estimates place the number of Ughur in these camps at over a million.


Guest- Timothy Grose

Host/Producer- Tariq I. El-Amin

Engineer- Ibrahim Baig

Executive Producer- Abdul Malik Mujahid



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Timothy A. Grose

Dr. Timothy Grose is a professor of China Studies with expertise in ethnicity, ethnic policy in China and minority education. Much of his current research is focused on the Uyghur population, an ethnic minority in China. His expertise in this area has been sought by several international and national media. Dr. Grose also organized a four-day campus residency during the 2015-16 academic year for a group of Tibetan Buddhist monks in order to increase campus awareness of and interest in East Asian cultures.


Photo & bio: courtesy of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology:


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