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Olympic spotlight back on China for a COVID-tinged Games


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It brings into question Beijing's claims that these Games will be carbon neutral.

As long as the global fossil establishment maintains control of most nations, carbon neutral is just going to remain a buzzword with zero meaning.

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One would think that a cover up of a global pandemic would be enough to move these elsewhere. Nope!

How about proven genocide? Not bad enough.

Leading contributor to environmental pollution. Crickets.

I will not be watching or following these games in any way which is a shame because I love the Olympics.

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With you.

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I have to admit the stadium is beautiful and all the high tech visual effects were mesmerising… politics aside, that was a nice opening ceremony

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Mr China says JUMP, the IOC jump.

Cash is the winner here.

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Would have loved too see Borat light the flame for Kazakhstan games in his mankini

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Boycott the games !

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