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In international news: please remember this is ongoing.

A million Uighurs are reportedly being detained in/around Xinjiang in what the Chinese government readily calls "reeducation camps".
More, from a November Vox piece: vox.com/2018/8/15/1768…
International groups are now pressuring the UN Human Rights Council to investigate the situation. nytimes.com/2019/02/04/wor…
Remember: the Trump Administration pulled the US out of the Human Rights Council during the summer. (*deep sigh*)

npr.org/2018/06/20/621…
But that doesn't mean we can't help the non-profit groups doing the work. @amnesty @amnestyusa are one of those groups doing the work. Sign up with them to learn how you can help, and donate if/when you can. amnesty.org/en/latest/news…
And in the 2020 context: make this a part of the questions you use to vet a candidate.

How will Gillibrand/Warren/Harris/Etc. put the US back on a track to rejoin all of the international agreements Trump & Co. pulled us out of? They should absolutely be able to answer this.
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