Forced labor camps have been embedded in Chinese politics since the birth of the People’s Republic of China. Mao Zedong created and instituted these camps to terrorize and indoctrinate anyone who didn’t “fall in line.”

Today these camps are more prevalent than ever. Not only are they hothouses for indoctrination and torture, but the products they produce are sold globally, generating more profit for the communist regime.

In this episode, Eric Kohn, Acton’s director of communications, sits down with Weifeng Zhong, senior research fellow at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University, to discuss Dr. Zhong’s troubling research.


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The China Challenge: The West Struggles To Respond To Beijing’s Forced-Labor Camps


Weifeng Zhong, Author at Discourse


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