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Olympic gold in treachery to the IOC

A couple of months ago I addressed the refusal of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to hold a minute’s silence or some other kind of public ceremony in order to honour the memory of the 11 Israeli atheletes murdered at … Continue reading

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An Olympian Silence

Forty years ago, at the 1972 Munich Olympics, 11 Israeli athletes were murdered by Palestinian terrorists. The families of the slain athletes have campaigned ever since for an official minute’s silence in their memory, and every Olympics they have been … Continue reading

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