Coalition calls for boycott of Beijing Olympics

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A coalition of 180 human rights groups is urging governments to boycott the 2022 Beijing Olympics because of reported Chinese human rights infringements. But Dick Pound, a Canadian member of the International Olympic Committee, says a boycott would hurt Canadian athletes. Watch CBC News Live with Vassy Kapelos 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT/6:30 p.m. NT and Power & Politics at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT/7:30 p.m. NT weeknights on CBC News Network and CBC Gem.

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