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A Better World says the French Athletes re China Olympics

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A marketing genius – Beryl’s World – has been. and is. in the business of creating a better world. It must be very rewarding for him to know of the idea of the French athletes to use the slogan – For a Better World – Pour un monde meilleur – as their mode of protest regarding the recent turbulence between China and the Tibetans.

What if this slogan could be the rallying cry for peace around the world…..

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A group of French athletes wants to wear a badge emblazoned with the words “For a better world” at the Beijing Olympics to show support for human rights in Tibet.

The proposed crest, intended to symbolize humanitarian and Olympic values the athletes say China is violating, features the words “France” and “Pour un monde meilleur” — “For a better world” in French — above the five Olympic rings.

Several French athletes want to wear a badge that says 'For a better world' in French at the Beijing Olympics, in response to China's crackdown in Tibet.Several French athletes want to wear a badge that says ‘For a better world’ in French at the Beijing Olympics, in response to China’s crackdown in Tibet.
(Michael Sawyer/Associated Press)

“The situation in China is certainly intolerable,” said two-time Olympic canoeing champion Tony Estanguet at the badge’s unveiling on Friday.

To resounding applause, Estanguet told the crowd that boycotting the Games was not a solution, adding, “I can assure you that [the situation in China] is insupportable for us sports people.” Read More Here

Source: Canadian Broadcasting Company

French Athletes Want Olympic Badge

Source – Associated Press

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