Christian Persecution in China on the Rise: Report

Jack Phillips  |  Epoch Times A report from a Christian charity has found that Christians are being persecuted at rates not seen since the Cultural Revolution, which lasted from 1966 until 1976. The Cultural Revolution, launched by dictator Mao Zedong, attempted to eliminate the “Four Olds,” which were defined as “Old Customs,” “Old Culture,” “Old […]

Report: Religious Followers in China Push Back Despite Tightened Controls

Richard Finney  |  Radio Free Asia Government interference in religion is growing in China, with authorities suppressing Islam and slamming Christian teachings as a foreign import, meanwhile promoting Chinese Buddhism and Taoism as more supportive of traditional notions of loyalty to the state, according to a Freedom House report released on Tuesday. Tibetan Buddhism remains […]