If there was a guarantee that Tokyo could host in an environment that was safe and virus-free this summer or this fall (October is probably the latest viable window), then by all means use the power of the Olympic movement to celebrate the containment of COVID-19.
Yet without that guarantee, Olympic organizers are defying all logic by insisting that there will be an opening ceremonies on Friday, July 24.
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