House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) said Friday that Democrats are too “mired in ambivalence” to hold the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) accountable for the coronavirus pandemic.
McCarthy released a statement on the anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre to note that the Chinese Communist Party has for decades covered up its abuses.
Thirty-two years ago, ordinary Chinese students and citizens took a peaceful and courageous stand for the freedom that all people deserve. To this day, I remain firmly committed to sharing the story of their bravery and sacrifice with the world: peaceful pro-democracy students were brutally massacred by their own government for standing up for freedom.
Despite promising reforms for decades, the Chinese people are no closer to freedom from government oppression today than they were in 1989. Last year showed exactly what kind of actor the Chinese Communist Party truly is. It