Anti-Olympics

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Feb 24, 2014
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Seven severe flops served up by the Sochi Olympics

Jessie Johnston
The Sochi Olympics were so great, right?! Wrong. Don't let the flash deceive you, these Games served up a litany of issues from human rights abuses to environmental destruction.
Podcast
Jul 21, 2011
Stephen Harper being named honourary chief of the Blood Tribe

Canada, still colonial

Progressive Voices
We speak with Dr. Hayden King on Stephen Harper being named honourary chief of the Blood Tribe, Canada's residential school system, the annexation of Six Nations land in Caledonia, and more.
Event

Toronto Mapuche People’s Solidarity Film Film Festival

Mar 27, 2010 to Mar 28, 2010
Victoria College Campus at the University of Toronto
95 & 150 Charles St. W.
Toronto
Canada
43° 57' 5.13" N, 78° 18' 32.976" W
CA
The rebirth of the warrior: Film festival to benefit Mapuche communities affected by the earthquake in Chile.
Event

2010 Poverty Olympics

Feb 7, 2010
Japanese Hall
487 Alexander St
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 17' 2.418" N, 123° 5' 36.8268" W
British Columbia CA
Welcome to the Downtown Eastside, where poverty and homelessness continue to rise and gentrification threatens our community despite Olympic promises.
Event

2010 Heart Attack!

Feb 13, 2010
Thorton Park Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 15' 48.9168" N, 123° 8' 18.834" W
British Columbia CA
You are invited to a march: This demonstration will respect the diversity of tactics and aims to disturb "business as unusual" on the first day of the Games!

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