Petition for Rahile Dawut and other imprisoned Uyghur scholars in China, from the Network of Concerned Historians (NCH)

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The Network of Concerned Historians (NCH) has issued an online campaign for Rahile Dawut, historical anthropologist disappeared by the Chinese authorities in December 2017, and for other disappeared and imprisoned Uyghur scholars in China.

 

For the full background on Rahile Dawut from the NCH, and more information, click the link presented here: http://www.concernedhistorians.org/content/ca.html

The NCH urges us to sign this petition on her behalf: https://www.change.org/p/xi-jinping-petition-for-the-immediate-release-of-professor-rahile-dawut-and-other-uyghur-scholars

Also, to visit her dedicated website maintained by Rahile Dawut's daughter, in exile: https://www.freemymom.org/

 

Also, to see lists of the many hundreds of Uyghur and Kazakh and other ethnic-minority intellectuals that have been disappeared or imprisoned since 2016:

https://uhrp.org/press-release/uhrp-update-435-intellectuals-detained-and-disappeared-uyghur-homeland.html

https://shahit.biz/supp/list_003.pdf

 

The NCH also compiled an annotated, incomplete list of imprisoned Uyghur historians is in NCH Annual Report 2019 (pdf): http://www.concernedhistorians.org/ar/19.pdf

 

--Magnus Fiskesjö, Cornell University, nf42@cornell.edu