(自治州). A prefecture in an area inhabited by ethnic minorities.« Back to Glossary Index
- A “Tolerance Tax” for Tai Ji Men?
Jews in 18th-century Hungary were humiliated and compelled to pay a “tolerance tax” to avoid expulsion. Some bureaucrats treated Tai Ji Men in the same way.
- An Old Couple in Jail: Husband and Wife Sentenced in Henan as Falun Gong Practitioners
Li Shulin, 68 and at his fourth arrest, and his wife Wang Lijuan, 71, received heavy sentences in Luoyang, Henan,
- The Origins of Hamas. 1. The Precursors and ‘Izz-Id-Din al-Qassam
Understanding where Hamas comes from is essential to read recent events correctly. A new “Bitter Winter” series.
- After Settlement, Government Starts Restoring Oregon Native American Sacred Site
Without waiting for a U.S. Supreme Court decision, federal authorities agreed in October to repair a site they destroyed to add a turn lane to a highway.