Beijing Winter Olympics 2022

Rights activists urge boycott of Beijing ''genocide'' Olympics

Activists on Tuesday argued that human rights in the country have deteriorated since 2008, claiming that the Summer Games “emboldened” China.

published on : 19th October 2021

Broadcasters urged to cancel plans to cover Beijing Winter Olympics

An open letter from rights groups representing minorities in China, including Uyghurs, Tibetans, and others said the broadcasters risk "being complicit" in "worsening human rights abuses" in China.

published on : 8th September 2021

US lawmakers press corporate sponsors to boycott Beijing Winter Olympics

The letter by Senator Jeff Merkley and Representative McGovern said that no Olympics should be held in a country "whose government is committing genocide and crimes against humanity."

published on : 28th July 2021