Washington, May 19, 2021 | Michael Finan At a bipartisan, bicameral human rights hearing on Capitol Hill this week, Rep. Chris Smith (R-NJ) condemned the egregious and ongoing genocide and other atrocities perpetrated by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), calling upon the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to find a new host city for the 2022 … Read more
By Frank Gaffney, Jr. | Center for Security Policy | May 19, 2021 Yesterday, the prospect of Genocide Games being held in China next February became decidedly more problematic. A U.S. congressional hearing established on Tuesday that the participation of governments, corporate sponsors and athletes in Winter Olympics in Beijing would be tantamount to excusing … Read more
A joint hearing of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission and the Congressional-Executive Commission on China, to examine the implications of holding the XXIV Winter Olympiad in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in light of the country’s egregious human rights record. China, Genocide and the Olympics Please join the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission … Read more
Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021 – 1:00pm Location: 2172 Rayburn House Office Building and virtual via Cisco WebEx Announcement Please join the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission and the Congressional-Executive Commission on China for a joint hearing to examine the implications of holding the XXIV Winter Olympiad in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in light of … Read more
There’s not much good news coming from China. But the good news is that we can take a stand against the genocidal, imperialistic Chinese Communist Party (CCP). On April 15 the Committee on the Present Danger: China (CPDC, of which I am a member) and Women’s Rights Without Frontiers (WRWF) sponsored an open letter to the U.S. Olympics Committee (USOC) based in Colorado Springs urging them to move the 2022 Winter Olympics out of China…
For Immediate Release April 26, 2021 CONTACTS: For the Committee on the Present Danger: China Hamilton Strategies, [email protected], Marjorie Pratt, 610.584.1096, ext. 104, or Deborah Hamilton, ext. 102 For Women’s Rights Without Frontiers Reggie Littlejohn, 310.592.5722 [email protected] Boycott, Don’t Enable, Beijing’s ‘Genocide Games’ Protest Set for U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee’s Failure to Lead … Read more
As you know, over 100 individuals associated with national security, human rights and faith organizations joined us in writing you on April 15th urging the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee to press for the 2022 Winter Games to be held in a venue other than Beijing, China in light of the Chinese Communist Party’s ongoing genocide and other crimes against humanity.
Athletes have legitimate concerns about the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics and organisers need to be transparent in addressing them, says the Centre for Sport and Human Rights chief executive Mary Harvey. Human rights groups have urged the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to take the Games out of China because of the treatment of Uighur Muslims, along with other human rights concerns.
Over the past few years, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has incarcerated more than a million ethnic Uyghurs from Xinjiang Province (formerly East Turkistan) in “re-education camps” and forced labor factories. Some report more than 3 million are held in these camps. Uyghur women are being forcibly aborted and sterilized and Han Chinese men are forcibly living in Uyghur homes…