House Resolution Calls for US to Boycott 2022 Beijing Winter OlympicsEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

A Republican congressman on Feb. 15 introduced a resolution calling on the United States to boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics if it’s not moved out of China, due to the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) significant human rights abuses. The resolution, introduced by Rep. Michael Waltz (R-Fla.), urged the U.S. Olympic Committee to propose that the hosting site to be transferred to another country. If that’s rejected, then the United States should withdraw from the Games, it said. Waltz said in a statement the CCP has “carried out a number of heinous acts in the last year alone that should disqualify them from hosting the 2022 Winter Olympics.” He pointed to the regime’s atrocities against Uyghurs in Xinjiang, which the United States has designated a genocide, its crackdown in Hong Kong, and its coverup of the CCP virus outbreak that enabled its global spread. Given these factors, it be “immoral, unethical, …Read More

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