Since Ancient Greece, the Olympics and Bribery Have Gone Hand-in-Hand

A bronze statue, ‘The Boxer of Quirinal.’ Sometimes ancient Greek boxers would bribe their opponents. Wikimedia Commons By Dr. Nigel Crowther / 07.31.2016 Emeritus Professor of Classical Studies University of Western Ontario As a professor of classical studies, I’ve noticed some remarkable differences and similarities between the modern and ancient Olympic Games. The medals, the[…]