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Richard Bernstein

Richard Bernstein is a former foreign correspondent for Time and the New York Times. His most recent book is "China 1945: Mao's Revolution and America's Fateful Choice."

When China Convinced the US That Uighurs Were Waging Jihad

In the chaos surrounding America’s War on Terror, Washington fell for Beijing’s ruse that the embattled Muslim minority posed a threat to the West.