Personally, I criticize the IOC for being gutless — taking no stance on the lack of human rights in totalitarian dictatorship China.
At the same time, I praise the athletes and coaches — including those from China and ROC.
It’s the same situation where we support troops while criticizing the politicians who put them in danger.
Bach’s weak argument:
The Olympic mission is clear, he said: “Always building bridges, never erecting walls.” …Canadian Press – In Beijing, Olympic ideals coexist with authoritarian rule