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Tokyo Olympics 2020 – So Many Contradictions

It was revealed that organizing the Tokyo Olympics 2020 was a big challenge; and athletes and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) expressed worries to the Games Organizing Committee; which is in charge of management.


So Many Contradictions

With the decision to issue the fourth state of emergency to Tokyo; the venues of Tokyo; Saitama; Chiba; and Kanagawa will all hold unattended spectators for the Tokyo Olympics; which will start on July 23. It is said that it has been decided.

It was decided by a five-party talk with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and a council with related local governments; and today’s newspapers also said “Olympic 1 metropolitan area 3 prefectures unattended; emergency decision in Tokyo” (Yomiuri) ) And other titles are reported in the top article on page 1.

However; Miyagi; Fukushima; and Shizuoka prefectures other than the 1 metropolitan area and 3 prefectures allow up to 10;000 spectators within 50% of the capacity; and Ibaraki prefecture allows children to watch the game under the “School Cooperation Watching Program”. exclusive. In addition; there are variations in judgments about local venues; such as saying that Hokkaido is “under consideration”; and confusion is normal due to a sense of unfairness.


Tokyo Olympics 2020

Official website for the 2020 summer Olympic Games in Japan (23 Jul-8 Aug, 2021).

Today’s Asahi said; “The end of the spectator stray”; “The possibility of” spectators “in the host city that the government; Tokyo; and the Games Organizing Committee have explored to the last minute has disappeared in turmoil.” .. Every day; under the heading “IOC irresponsible exposure; without discussing whether or not to hold the event;” he said; “We will continue to prepare for the event on the spot while dividing domestic public opinion.” On the social side; he asked; “How do people perceive the global festivals that are in the face of restricted daily life;” as “the Olympics of contradictions in emergencies; anger at’alcohol restrictions’and’no spectators'”? There is.

Also; the “Special News Department” in Tokyo; which is called the “Olympic Games of Safety and Security Contradictions;” is interesting. “The Olympics is under the state of emergency. In the proof that Corona was’not able to win’;” he said; “Isn’t the most effective infection prevention measure now the’Declaration to cancel the Olympics’?”.