(地區). Once the main unit of the Prefectural Level in the administrative division of China, the prefecture has now been largely replaced by the prefecture-level city. Only seven prefectures survive in Heilongjiang, Tibet, and Xinjiang.
‘Xi Jinping’s Religious Persecution Harsher than Mao Zedong’s’
Members of state-run Protestant churches suffer unmatched harassment at the hands of authorities, as their worship places are demolished on trumped-up pretexts.
Inner Mongolians Pressured to Sinicize Their Children
Amid the CCP’s campaign to eradicate Mongolian cultural and linguistic identity, schoolteachers and parents are threatened to accept CCP’s cultural genocide policies.
Now They Come for the Utsuls: Sinicizing Another Muslim Minority
Denied its traditional clothing and identity, a Chamic-speaking people in Hainan Island is challenging the CCP with public protests.
Want to Keep Your Temple? Worship Mao Zedong
Amid the nationwide crackdowns on religions, only the venues venerating Chairman Mao are protected from closures and demolitions.