Citizens for the Republic, a political action committee founded by former President Ronald Reagan in 1977, issued a statement on Wednesday calling for the U.S. boycott of the 2022 Olympics in Beijing. Due to the Chinese Communist Party’s human rights abuses and atrocities against minority religious groups in the country, including Uighur Muslims.
The group distributed a press release to the media that included a statement from the PAC.
The release details CCP’s abusive behavior:
China has for years now been callously violating human rights on the world stage without consequence. It has harshly cracked down against anyone brave enough to demonstrate in the streets of Hong Kong and passed a security law that is nothing more than an excuse to round up anyone who so much as breathes dissent.
Worse still, Beijing is executing nothing less than genocide against the Uighur people and their culture by forcing them