Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
Lijia Zhang
Opinion

Opinion

Lijia Zhang

Why China deserves to host the 2022 Winter Olympics

  • Boycotts of sporting events fail to achieve political goals and only harm the athletes
  • Research suggests the 2008 Olympics had positive effects on China’s society, economy and environment, and Beijing’s hosting of the Winter Olympics will continue to expand the role of sport in the country

Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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