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How China Turned a City Into a Prison

This New York Times report on Kashgar is a good visual companion piece to last year’s excellent Buzzfeed News report on the subject.

Outside the camps, Uighurs live in a virtual cage. China has built a vast net of controls that shows the Communist Party’s vision of automated authoritarianism. Neighbors become informants. Children are interrogated. Mosques are monitored.