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The Source: Olympics Not Living Up To Mission

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Opening ceremonies are set for tomorrow for the Rio Olympics.
 

How is it that the world gathers for these sporting events?
 

With doping scandals, corporate sponsorships, nationalistic posturing, what were the original ideals behind the games, and how far have we strayed from those innocent ambitions?

Guest:

  • David Goldblatt, journalist, broadcaster, and author of the new book "The Games: A Global History of the Olympics"