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By Guest Author On Thursday, May 7th, 2015
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Purdue’s Fenggang Yang to study religion in China, how Christianity grew

Fenggang Yang, a Purdue University professor of sociology, has received $3.5 million from the John Templeton Foundation to map the religious and spiritual landscape in China and study how religions have flourished More...

By Brandon Jones On Sunday, February 1st, 2015

China: Journalist detained after reporting on destruction of crosses

Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang detained and questioned a Hong Kong journalist who went to cover a story about the demolition of church crosses in the region. Jiang Yannan, a reporter for More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Sanjiang Church demolition begins as protesters couldn’t protect church from government

Pictures are emerging on Twitter of bulldozers tearing down a Chinese mega church following weeks of protests and demonstrations by members of the congregation. The Sanjiang Church in Wenzhou, China has been embroiled More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, April 7th, 2014

Church in China set to demolished for not removing the cross from the top of the building

A Three-Self Patriotic Movement church in China’s coastal Zhejiang province is facing demolition after refusing to remove the cross that tops the building. Sanjijang Church CCL Facebook photo “When the Party More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 17th, 2014

Two Tibetan monks set themselves on fire to protest violence in the region

Two Tibetan monks set themselves on fire Sunday on the sixth anniversary of a deadly crackdown by Chinese authorities on Tibetans. This is just the latest act of self-immolation as a form of protests against the More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

Chinese protester crushed under steamroller, okayed by government official GRAPHIC PHOTOS

These is a horrifying scene in China as a Chinese protester was allegedly brutally crushed to death by a government road flattening truck (steamroller) over a land dispute. The demonstrator had apparently resisted More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

Massive angry protesters gather in China to protest Japan in 80 different cities

On September 16, anti-Japanese protests took place in over 80 cities in China. The areas included Xian, Changsha, Harbin, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Shanghai. photo by Simeon Some areas were out of control, where More...

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