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Uyghur organizations applaud the U.S. diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Olympics

1 month ago   |   By NPR

U.S. athletes are still expected to compete in the 2022 Winter Olympics, despite the diplomatic boycott from the Biden administration. (Image credit: Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images)
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U.S. announces diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

U.S. announces diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

American athletes are still able to compete in the Beijing Winter Olympics, but President Biden and other U.S. officials will not be in attendance. The White House says the boycott is a protest of China's human rights abuses.
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