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US Official Latest to Comment on NBA Owner's Dismissal of Uyghur Genocide

US Official Latest to Comment on NBA Owner's Dismissal of Uyghur Genocide

Comments from NBA part-owner Chamath Palihapitiya that “nobody cares about what’s happening to the Uyghurs” have generated controversy and drawn reactions from U.S. government officials and a media outlet controlled by the Chinese Communist Party.

Report Finds Religious Persecution, Sex-Trafficking and Genocide in North Korea

Report Finds Religious Persecution, Sex-Trafficking and Genocide in North Korea

The United Kingdom's All-Party Parliamentary Group alleges in a new report that the North Korean regime has engaged in religious persecution, modern-day slavery, murder, torture and the abuse of women.

Biden First US President to Acknowledge Deaths of Armenian Christians as Genocide: Why the Armenian Genocide Matters Today

Biden First US President to Acknowledge Deaths of Armenian Christians as Genocide: Why the Armenian Genocide Matters Today

Given that modern-day Turkey desires to recreate the Ottoman Empire and reclaim its position of international significance, President Biden’s decision to reclassify the mass killings of Armenian Christians under the Ottoman Empire in 1915 as genocide is both significant and commendable.

Biden Expected to Recognize Armenian Genocide despite Turkish Opposition

Biden Expected to Recognize Armenian Genocide despite Turkish Opposition

President Biden is expected to officially recognize the Armenia Genocide on the 106th anniversary of the mass killings.

China Guilty of Genocide against Uyghurs, Pompeo Says: 'We Will Not Remain Silent'

China Guilty of Genocide against Uyghurs, Pompeo Says: 'We Will Not Remain Silent'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, in a statement released on President Trump’s final full day in office, accused China of committing genocide against the Uyghur people.

Disney’s Mulan and the Backdrop of Genocide: Why I Won’t be Watching the Latest Live-Action Remake

Disney’s Mulan and the Backdrop of Genocide: Why I Won’t be Watching the Latest Live-Action Remake

Initially receiving rave reviews, feedback on Disney's live action Mulan has chilled considerably after reports that Disney filmed substantial portions of the movie in China’s Xinjiang province, with the blessing and cooperation of the Chinese Communist government.

Xinjiang is the home province of some 12 million Muslim Uighurs that live in China. According to the U. S. State Department, over one million of them have been moved to concentration camps where “they are starved, abused, tortured, electrocuted, raped and even killed.”

Genocide in China: Do We Actually Mean "Never Again"?

Genocide in China: Do We Actually Mean "Never Again"?

Beijing’s treatment of the Uighur minority in Xinjiang Province qualifies, in every way, as genocide. Writing in Newsweek, Israeli Human Rights Lawyer Arsen Ostrovsky didn’t hesitate to call the Communist Party’s actions “genocide,” pointing especially to the “forced sterilizations, abortions and intrusive birth prevention.” These actions alone meet the requirement for genocide and have led to “the population growth rates in the two largest Uyghur prefectures [to fall] by 84% between 2015 and 2018.”