Athletes Speak Out on Human Rights as Beijing Olympics Come to an End..

‘My Heart Aches Watching This’: Athletes Speak Out on Human Rights as Beijing Olympics Come to an End
Latvia’s Martins Rubenis competes during the Men’s Luge Singles run two at the Sliding Center Sanki during the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, on Feb. 8, 2014. (Lionel Bonaventure/AFP via Getty Images)

‘My Heart Aches Watching This’

Had it been up to him, Latvia’s luge coach Martins Rubenis would never have made the trip to the Beijing Winter Olympic Games. Indeed, he didn’t know if he would even be allowed into China until the very last moment. Continue reading “Athletes Speak Out on Human Rights as Beijing Olympics Come to an End..”