West should halt effort to boycott Beijing Winter Olympics
It is time to stop using the Games as leverage against Beijing
The countdown board for the opening of the Winter Olympic Games, pictured in Beijing on Oct 27: an offended, confused China will not alter its behavior.
Yutong Niu is a Women in Security fellow at Pomona College, California and a former research intern at Pacific Forum, a Honolulu-based think tank focused on the Asia-Pacific region.
Now that the COVID-19-disrupted Tokyo 2020 Olympics with its empty stadiums and silent spectators are well and truly behind us, the spotlight is now on the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.
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