The anti-Muslim sentiments in the United States, particularly after the last presidential election, feel as if they are at a bleak all-time high, but when I read about the treatment of Muslims in China it made me sick to my stomach.
Not only are they being held in "re-education camps" and having their burial grounds destroyed by the Chinese government, but Uighur women are being forced to live with Han Chinese men and sleep with them. Activists say this is mass rape in the name of what China's calling "ethnic unity." Women aren't able to refuse the program, either, and it's been going on for years.
If you're also outraged by this unbelievable injustice and feel as powerless to help as I do, please take a look at the following sites where you might be able to make a difference: