“If only Uighurs were Buddhist”

Ed. Note: Was doing my usual morning news reading and found the following article. The article questions , like we’ve done here, the reasoning behind the international silence when it comes to Chinese violent repression of it’s people. Yeah you might hear a word or two from some world leaders saying how they think it is bad that this repression goes on, but never anything more harsh or confrontational. I agree wholeheartedly with the author of the article. We can’t bite the hand that feeds us all the cheap sh@t we sell in stores right?

From MetroNews

Pity the Uighurs — the wrong kind of minority fighting the wrong kind of enemy.

In China’s worst ethnic unrest in years, Uighurs took to the streets of Urumqi, capital of Xinjiang, on Sunday. They are believed to have been angered by government handling of a June clash between Han Chinese and Uighur factory workers in southern China, where two Uighurs died, news agencies reported.

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