Was Tokyo Olympics Bid Fixed by the International Olympic Committee’s Nuclear Lobby? [Globalresearch.ca]
I don’t see how anyone could hear of this decision and NOT think “WTF!?!” – Zuo Shou
By Yoichi Shimatsu
The lame acquiescence of International Olympic Committee to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s blatant lies about Fukushima radiation leaks being “under control” is an act of reckless negligence on the health risk to young athletes aiming for a spot at the 2020 Olympics.
The Olympic hosting rights was stolen from safer and better-off candidate cities Istanbul and Madrid by a well-financed lobbying effort from Japan’s national committee and the Education and Sports Ministry, which provides murky donations for sports programs in developing countries.
The hidden factor behind Tokyo’s campaign of radiation denial was the quiet support from the global nuclear industry acting through the IOC’s corporate sponsorship program. The political influence and corruption behind this campaign was so obvious that even the semi-governmental NHK television news has raised questions about bribery in the bidding process…