The following article points out some of the negative effects rewarding China with the Olympics will have on the country.

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“Not a single world leader who attended the Games or members of the International Olympic Committee seized the opportunity to challenge the Chinese government’s behavior in any meaningful way,” said Sophie Richardson, Asia advocacy director for the U.S.-based Human Rights Watch.

“Will anyone wonder, after the games are over, why the Chinese government remains intransigent (unreasonable; irreconcilable) about human rights?”

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