The U.S. has declared the Chinese government is committing genocide against the Uighurs, a Muslim ethnic minority, in northwest China. Activist Rushan Abbas talks about China's human rights abuses against the Uighurs. And, an NPR investigation found police officers have fatally shot at least 135 unarmed Black men and women in the U.S. since 2015. Cheryl W. Thompson discusses her team's findings. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's Jan. 25, 2021, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.
This program aired on January 25, 2021.