Shaming China's Genocide Games

By Elizabeth Palmberg 02-13-2008

Running interference for genocide is not an Olympic sport. And now Nobel laureates such as Shirin Ebadi and Archbishop Desmond Tutu are joining with former Beijing 2008 Olympic Games artistic advisor Stephen Spielberg to say just that to China, which has repeatedly used its diplomatic and economic clout to shelter its oil supplier Sudan. China's support has emboldened the regime in Khartoum to keep up its policy of genocide in Darfur.

Pressure on China can work

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