Olympics Highlights China's Corrupting Influence

Excerpt:  On his way to China to attend the opening ceremonies at the 2008 Olympics, President George W. Bush was under pressure to justify his trip to the Communist dictatorship for an event being used to bolster the regime’s legitimacy as it shows off its rising power. The symbolism that attended the raising of the Olympic flag was most revealing and disturbing. The flag was turned over to an honor guard of People’s Liberation Army soldiers, who then goose-stepped past the crowd. The scene had to remind anyone with a sense of history of the 1936 Olympics held in Nazi Germany Read More