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Tokyo Olympics Still Scheduled To Start In July

It's a go as of now. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UoTaS7rBHGA Thomas Bach is insisting that...
Thomas Bach

Salt Lake City Will Get Bid Competition For The 2030 Winter...

The race will soon be on.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lnoE0k5ntAc&t=14s It appears that Salt Lake...

1968 Olympics Protesters Smith And Carlos Are Hall Of Famers

Recognition at last. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bEq9fX92j4k On November 1, Thommie Smith and John Carlos will...

The USOPC Does Not Like Political Protests

Nasser was a different story. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SqXa6EkZn_w The rebranded...

Did California Politicians Err In Putting Up A Half Billion Dollars...

Taxpayers on the hook. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bl889W2A4M0   Sometimes you wonder why politicians ever even think of spending public money on the Olympics. There are so many Olympics sized...

The USOC Needs To Be Replaced As Soon As Possible

The United States Olympic Committee, which seemingly is infected with some sort of Olympics related corruption, is going ahead and beginning the mechanism that would put forth Salt Lake City as its choice to bid for the 2030 Winter Olympics.

There Will Be No 70th Anniversary of the 1960 Squaw Valley...

The Lake Tahoe, Reno, Nevada area is not going to bother bidding for the 2030 Winter Olympics. That leaves Salt Lake City, Utah and Denver, Colorado as possible United States candidates for the 2030 event.

The Push Is On To Sweep USA Gymnastics Problems Under The...

The 2020 Olympics is near. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2iyLs_R078   Will the lame duck session of Congress decide to look into the failure of USA Gymnastics in protecting the group’s...

USA Gymnastics Needs A Strong Leader Not A Politician

USA Gymnastics has a credibility problem. The group never bothered to address the allegations that a team doctor, Larry Nassar, was sexually abusing some of the group’s athletes.

Did The Smith-Carlos-Norman Protest In 1968 Change Things?

In 1968, Americans did not get immediate punditry. There wasn’t much talk radio, there was no cable TV national programming but there were newspapers however newspapers were not on a 24 hour a day, seven days a week news cycle.