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Today, 72 Uyghur rights groups are joined by over 100 civil society organisations and labour unions from around the world in calling on apparel brands and retailers to stop using forced labour in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (“Uyghur Region”),… Read More

Over two-thirds of Americans believe Chinese government “responsible” for the spread of the coronavirus pandemic; 71% call for penalties Just 6% of Americans view China as a U.S. ally  Rising hostility to China rivals USSR during the Cold War  WASHINGTON,… Read More

WASHINGTON D.C. — A groundbreaking new report by an international human rights organization revealed for the first time today the extent of China’s and the World Health Organization’s coverup of the initial COVID-19 outbreak and how it contributed to making… Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) today released its report on Organ Procurement and Extrajudicial Execution in China. This unprecedented report examines in detail the allegations that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) government has engaged in coercive… Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This Tuesday, Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-IL), Co-Chair of the Victims of Communism Caucus, introduced a House resolution expressing support for the designation of November 7th as the annual ‘‘Victims of Communism Memorial Day’’. The resolution, co-sponsored by… Read More

70% of Millennials say they are likely to vote socialist. The percentage of Millennials who say they are “extremely likely to vote for a socialist candidate” doubled from 2018 to 2019. 66% of Americans cannot accurately define socialism. One-in-three Millennials see communism as… Read More

ST. LOUIS, M.O. — The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) launches its first commission combatting Marxist misinformation groups in St. Louis Wednesday, October 3, bringing its national mission to the local community. As a city with a long history of… Read More

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Executive Director of the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC), Marion Smith, has issued the following statement: “The crisis in Venezuela is entering its 11th hour. President Juan Guaidó has marshalled millions of peaceful protesters and called… Read More

WASHINGTON D.C. — The Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation (VOC) announced today that it will award its highest honor–the Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom–to Cardinal Joseph Zen on January 28th, 2019. “Cardinal Zen has given voice to those denied religious liberty… Read More