China, the Olympics and Human Achievement

The 29th Olympics officially began today in China, to no small degree of controversy. From concerns about the nation’s record on human rights and religious freedom to the heavy smog hanging over Beijing, the world is unsure of how exactly to interpret the Olympic games. On today’s program, Dr. Mohler discusses what the Olympics say about us and our fascination with achievement and excellence as well as the real limitations of the “global dream.”