Civil Liberties

What the International Olympic Committee Looks for in a Host City

Hint: It's not a restrained police force.

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All you have to change is the year.

For your "the Masters of the Olympics prefer a police-state environment" files, here's a snippet from a new piece by the leftist sportswriter Dave Zirin:

I spoke with someone connected to the International Olympic Committee who told me that Boston has rocketed to the top of their consideration list [for 2024] because of how the city was able to shut itself down after the Boston Marathon bombing.

No further comment is necessary, but if you want to read more about what the Olympics have become, you can go here, with additional horrors here, here, here, here, here, here, and here.