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Subject:  IOC Trying To Silence Athletes Date:  1/13/2020  2:49 PM
Author:  CMF_Fuskie Number:  1739 of 1748

On Thursday, the International Olympics Committee banned protesting while on the field of play, in the Olympic Village and during medal and other official ceremonies for the upcoming 2020 Summer Games in Tokyo. United States women's national soccer team midfielder Megan Rapinoe issued the following response on Instagram on Friday:

Who thinks the policy is foolish and will not prevent individuals from using the world's biggest sports stage to express their views nor limit the IOC's responsibility to deal with the aftermath...

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