February 25, 2010

In Celebration of Vancouver

As the Vancouver 2010 Olympics wrap up this weekend it is worth wondering what the role of the official Olympic language, French, should be in the future games. Although the Olympics are supposed to bring countries together in friendly athletic competition, politics are not far from the mind of many observers. This year is no exception, as many Quebec Canadians feel that their French language has been underused in this year's games. Take a look at this article by Dene Moore of The Canadian Press on balancing the use of English and French at the Olympics and decide for yourself!

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