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Here are the big stories today in photos. Will society allow the entire language of religion to be owned by conservatives? Haven't registered yet? BEIJING, China - China's all-encompassing security crackdown in Xinjiang has turned the northwest region -- home to most of the country's ethnic Uighur population -- into a place activists describe as an open air prison. Secularism is on the rise, with science providing tools to understand and shape the world. But as missionary religions know, what begins as a mere flirtation or idle curiosity — perhaps piqued by a resonant statement or appealing ceremony — can end in a sincere search for truth. Mind the gap Perhaps one of the major religions might change its form enough to win back non-believers in significant numbers.
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