Shocking details emerge from China’s re-education camps for Muslims. By Bill Bishop.
Gerry Shih of the Associated Press recently interviewed several men who had gone through the political re-education camps:
The internment program aims to rewire the political thinking of detainees, erase their Islamic beliefs and reshape their very identities. The camps have expanded rapidly over the past year, with almost no judicial process or legal paperwork.
Detainees who most vigorously criticize the people and things they love are rewarded, and those who refuse to do so are punished with solitary confinement, beatings and food deprivation.
Communist governments have long experience in molding people.