2010 Olympics

Podcast
Jan 27, 2010

Why resist the 2010 Olympics: two activists speak

Redeye
Anna Hunter is with the Anti-Poverty Committee and the Olympic Resistance Network; Carol Martin is a member of the Nisga'a nation and sits on the Downtown Eastside Women's Centre Elders Council.
Blog
Jan 26, 2010

Our time to shine?

Chris Shaw
My statistical abilities have in fact been particularly acute about Vancouver's 2010 Winter Games, now just three weeks from the opening ceremonies.
Podcast
Jan 26, 2010

Convergence activism and the 2010 Olympics

Redeye
The global protests that came to be known as convergences were born in Seattle in 1999. Freelance journalist Jane Kirby reflects on the successes and challenges of this kind of organizing.
Podcast
Jan 20, 2010

Whistler residents brace for the Olympics

Redeye
There's a military camp to the south and a private security camp to the north; drivers are facing multiple checkpoints in and out of town; and police are setting up protest zones.
Blog
Jan 18, 2010

Hunger Strike Relay Day 7 - Thank you

Libby Davies
As I head back to Ottawa for our federal NDP caucus meeting on Monday, and then back to the un-Parliament Jan. 25 (screw the locked doors!), I commit to do everything I can to get Bill C304 passed.
Event

Indigenous Peoples Assembly

Feb 5, 2010 to Feb 8, 2010
Chase , BC
Canada
50° 49' 2.0172" N, 119° 40' 56.9964" W
British Columbia CA
All Indigenous Peoples, Communities and Nations are invited to demonstrate their clothing, songs, dances, and other traditional forms of expression
Event

Skate-in and flyering at GE Plaza at Robson Square

Jan 16, 2010
GE Place at Robson Square
Robson St. Meet on Robson side of the Vancouver Art Gallery
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 17' 8.2536" N, 123° 7' 35.13" W
British Columbia CA
Join us for an ice-skate while we hand out information on General Electric, another Olympic sponsor with a shameful track record.
Event

Olympics: Ideals and Reality

Jan 22, 2010
Fireside Room, Unitarian Church
49th Ave. and Oak St.
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 13' 35.5548" N, 123° 7' 42.0276" W
British Columbia CA
Talk/discussion with Dr. Chris Shaw, author of Five Ring Circus.

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