Do the Olympics Still Matter?

46

The Olympics have been plagued by doping and corruption. But academic and former Olympian Bruce Kidd says the Games are still an important movement notes Maclean’s.

Professor Bruce Kidd, Vice President of the University of Toronto, wrote a piece called Do the Olympics Still Matter? He speaks to Janice and Cory as the Olympic Games opened this morning in Pyeongchang, South Korea. Listen now

Additional Reading: Do the Olympics Still Matter

Janice and Cory
Cory Ashworth, co-host of Janice and Cory on Roundhouse Radio 98.3, spent his formative twenties in Beijing, where he launched China’s first national radio rock show and became the first foreign VJ on MTV China. Previously an announcer on The PEAK, Cory is co-host of Rain City Chronicles, co-creator of A Good Book Drive for children in Vancouver and founder of AYAM Civic Society, which produced the The March Sweater Project in support of Vancouver's aging LGBTQ2+ population.