Sex trafficking and forced marriages flourish under China’s one-child policy

Chinese authorities deny “abortion quotas,” local officials say otherwise

China says religion must have no foreign influence; pope urges Chinese Catholics to heed Rome

American nuns, Chinese booze and religious persecution

Religious freedom in China: “alarming increase in systematic, ongoing abuses”

As Christianity flourishes, Chinese province to ban its most-recognized symbol — crosses

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Persecution of Christians in China at record high

Embryos genetically modified in controversial world first

Report: Beijing responded to growth of Christian in 2014 with harsh persecution

Christian persecution in Zhejiang more severe than first thought

Spreading the word: China’s Bible industry

Christian persecution in China’s Zhejiang more severe than first thought: monitor

China’s ‘evil’ church demolition campaign continues, say activists

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China jails a Muslim for six years — for refusing to shave his beard

A third of all journalists jailed globally are being held in China and Iran

China stops Tibetan monks from returning to monasteries

Study: China most restrictive of religious freedom

Religious liberty in China: The key to a stable, peaceful, and harmonious order

    China US Focus: Christianity is thriving in China. Reports that there may be more religious believers than Communist Party members has made Beijing unsure how to respond. Beijing’s sensitivities to religion are well known. Government secular ideology sees religion as offering a competitive worldview to the hegemony of the Party, with legitimate fears that many Christians, especially Catholics, have loyalties beyond China’s borders. Religion brings people together in ways that might eventually influence politics.

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