MIGS’ executive Director Kyle Matthews joined several lawyers and genocide scholars challenging a recent piece published by the Economist. MIGS’ Digital Fellow, Ewelina U. Ochab also signed the letter.

Letter to the Economist

On February 13, 2021, The Economist ran a piece, “Genocide” is the wrong word for the horrors of Xinjiang, making several claims that are erroneous and need to be addressed. Genocide is not a word that should be used lightly. However, it does not mean that it should not be used. …


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