Controversies at the Tokyo Olympics So Far

Holding an Olympics amidst a national emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic made the Tokyo Games one of the most controversial in decades from the start. These Games have also served as a platform for the world to discuss several of the most critical social issues of our time, including vaccine use, race relations, political protest, LGBTQ+ rights, mental health, drug use, sexism, and sexual assault. Here's a sampling of what will be remembered from Tokyo.

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Controversies at the Tokyo Olympics So Far


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