After last year’s postponement, both the International Olympic Committee and the Japanese government are determined that the Tokyo Games will take place this summer.
But the public in Japan appears unconvinced: About 85 percent of people say they fear that the Olympics will cause a rebound of the virus in the country.
Will the sense of discontent fade as the Games begin?
Guest: Motoko Rich, the Tokyo bureau chief for The New York Times.
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