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The United States has officially declared that communist China is engaged in genocide against the Uyghurs in Xinjiang, where Nike shoes are made.
Nike Turns Blind Eye to Genocide: ‘Business in China is Aligned to Our Values’
Nike is claiming that its values align with how it operates in communist China. The company has made similar pro-China remarks in recent months which many believe is an attempt to appease the Chinese communist...
US passes bill seeking to discourage the use of Uyghur forced labor.
US Senate Bans Chinese Goods Made From Uyghur Forced Labor, Government Issues Advisory to Companies
The U.S. Senate on July 14 passed the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act to block imports of Chinese goods that employ forced labor from the Xinjiang region, where the communist authorities have reportedly detained over...
Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti speaks to the media outside of a New York courthouse after a hearing in a case where he is accused of stealing $300,000 from a former client, adult-film actress Stormy Daniels on July 23, 2019 in New York City. A grand jury has indicted Avenatti for the Daniels-related case and a second case in which prosecutors say he attempted to extort more than $20 million from sportswear giant Nike.
Anti-Trump Lawyer Avenatti Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison, CBS Host Admits Flawed Coverage
Lawyer Michael Avenatti, who rose to fame by criticizing former President Donald Trump, has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for attempting to extort up to 25 million dollars from Nike by threatening bad...
Chinese state media and social networking platforms called for boycotts of major Western brands, including Nike, after statements made by the companies in the past about Xinjiang cotton resurfaced online.
Slowdown in Earnings, Nike Chief Executive Assures Beijing His Firm Is ‘A Brand of China’
Nike recently held a conference call with Wall Street analysts about the company’s fourth-quarter earnings report. When asked about facing competition from Chinese brands, Chief Executive John Donahoe replied that Nike is a “brand that...
A report found that at least 82 well-known global brands in the technology, clothing and automotive sectors, have utilized Uyghurs Muslims at their production facilities in China.
Apple’s Suppliers Use Forced Labor Uyghurs While Refusing to Hire Minorities, Report
A report found that at least 82 well-known global brands in the technology, clothing and automotive sectors, have utilized Uyghurs Muslims at their production facilities in China. These minority peoples were restricted in their personal...
People walk past an H&M store in Beijing on April 5, 2021. A Xinjiang cotton boycott has led China’s communist state to blur the brands involved on television.
Chinese Censors Blur Western Brands Over Xinjiang Cotton Boycott
Several major Western fashion brands recently announced a boycott on Chinese cotton from Xinjiang over concerns about the use of forced labour in the persecution of Uyghur Muslims in the region. The brands faced major...
Nike’s statement against Xinjiang's forced labor has provoked hatred from the Chinese Communist Party..
No More Human Rights Talk: Beijing Piles Pressure on Nike Regarding Uyghur Forced Labor
The Chinese government has launched a multi-pronged attack on global brand Nike, that involves a massive social media campaign encouraging people to boycott the company’s products. The pressure campaign comes after Nike published a statement...
H&M store in Beijing China
China Boycotts H&M, Other Foreign Brands in Retaliation for Xinjiang Statements
On March 24, Chinese officials criticized H&M, the Swedish fashion brand, for a statement issued last October that raised concerns about forced labor and religious discrimination against ethnic minorities in China’s Xinjiang region. H&M had...