His own secretary of state calls it “genocide.”
President Joe Biden calls it a cultural “norm.”
And if nothing else came out of Biden’s already-embarrassing town hall hosted by CNN Tuesday night, the revelation that an American president is willing to spout Chinese propaganda when it comes to the extermination of an ethnic group was a moment to remember.
The question arose when CNN’s Anderson Cooper — no mouthpiece of the militant right — asked Biden about his Feb. 10 conversation with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Why is Joe Biden trying to explain away China’s human rights violations?
While discussing China’s actions in Hong Kong and the genocide against Uighurs, Biden disgracefully says, “culturally there are different norms”pic.twitter.com/TbF0GEm2xt
— Tommy Pigott (@TCPigott) February 17, 2021
Specifically, Cooper asked about the