Results for - Canada joining diplomatic boycott of Beijing Winter Olympics
Canada will not send any official representatives to the Beijing Winter Olympics in February as part of a growing diplomatic boycott by allies over China’s record of human rights abuses.-Global News
1. Are you planning on watching the Winter Olympics help in Beijing from Feb 4-Feb 20 2022?
2. A diplomatic boycott refers specifically to non-athletes. It would see countries that agree to take part in a boycott pledge not to send diplomatic missions or representatives to attend the ceremonies and the events themselves. Do you agree with a diplomatic boycott in this case?
3. Whereas a normal boycott typically would see everyone involved in an event pledge not to take part, the concerns around an outright boycott of the Beijing Olympics is that it would unfairly penalize athletes who want to compete this year in China despite the country's human rights abuses. Do you think the athletes also should boycott?
4. Do you think China should have been denied the Olympics due to the human rights abuses?