Should Retail Giants Boycott Xinjiang Cotton?

‘Butterfly Effect’: One minute localised change in a complex system may have an immeasurable effect somewhere else.
A German blogger whose nickname is Siwan, expresses his satiation and indignition about H&M’s political decision towards China.
A cotton harvesting machine works in a field in Aksu prefecture, Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, Oct 23, 2020
Reporters noticed that H&M in China had had sparse consumers since its statement triggered Chinese customers’ widespread fury last Month. A passerby told CGTN that she’s shopping elsewhere for now. A passerby told CGTN that she’s shopping elsewhere for now. “I read about it last night and as I passed by H&M today I didn’t even want to go in. It definitely affects what to buy in the future. If H&M continues to discriminate, I’ll turn to others,” she said.
China’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman, Ms. Hua Chunying in a news press said: “it’s only natural for the Chinese people to feel frustrated; the Chinese people are entitled to express their feelings; they also attach great importance to national dignity; it’s not about nationalism but patriotism.”
the 35th US President John Fitzgerald Kennedy in the inaugural address on 20th January, 1961

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