Megan Rapinoe kneels during the US National Anthem prior to the match between the 2016 United States and the Netherlands Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: AFP
Megan Rapinoe kneels during the US National Anthem prior to the match between the 2016 United States and the Netherlands Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: AFP
Jonathan White
Opinion

Opinion

Faster, Higher, Stronger by Jonathan White

Tokyo 2020: Olympics needs to stand up for athletes to take a knee

  • IOC have suggested they will look at ‘dignified’ protests at the rescheduled Tokyo Games but need to do more
  • Rule 50 bans athletes from raising a fist, kneeling and political messages in events or on podium