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Advantage, Women’s Tennis Association – WSJ


Too many Western leaders and celebrities apply a double standard when doing business with China, forgiving Beijing’s behavior they deplored at home. Think NBA’s LeBron James on Hong Kong, or BlackRock CEO Larry Fink on corporate governance standards.

So it’s heartening and welcome to hear the Women’s Tennis Association stick to its principles as it defends Peng Shuai, a Chinese tennis star who publicly accused a senior Communist leader of sexual assault in an article on social networks now deleted from November. .

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