In the terminology of sociologist Fenggang Yang, the segment of religion in China including the five associations—Buddhist, Taoist, Muslim, Protestant (the Three Self Church) and Catholic (the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association)—allowed by the CCP, which appoint its leaders, to operate legally, although with restrictions.« Back to Glossary Index
Pakistan: Another Christian Sentenced to Death for Blasphemy
Zafar Bhatti’s life term was converted into a death sentence in Rawalpindi. Meanwhile, the Supreme Court granted bail to another Christian accused of blasphemy.
After 25 Years: Solidarity with Tai Ji Men
The nightmare started on December 19, 1996. Solidarity with Tai Ji Men is now a global phenomenon.
Tashi Wangchuk Interrogated and Threatened Again
Freed in 2021 after five years in jail, the Tibetan activist from Kham is again harassed and threatened by the police.
A Christmas Tale of Tai Ji Men
Dickens’ A Christmas Carol tells us that miracles happen when we turn to conscience. A miracle of solidarity happened in the Tai Ji Men case.