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Jun 17, 2011

Preston Manning, neo-liberalism and the Vancouver riots

Murray Dobbin
What else was the spectacle of the Vancouver riots than a declaration that these young men have so little in their lives to give them meaning that they can find it in destroying their own city.
Blog
Jun 17, 2011

Who's really responsible?

Sharon Fraser
This Stanley Cup series was accorded so much more importance than it should have been. The expectations -- on both the teams and the fans -- were far too high.
News
Jun 16, 2011

The Stanley Cup riot was a pointless mess

Matthew Good
Vancouver will pay for this debacle. If Egyptians could gather in much larger numbers and force the Mubarak regime out without acting like idiots, what does it say the land of milk and honey?
Photos
Jun 16, 2011
Vancouver riot police and angry young men, June 15, 2011. Photo: breadfacej/Flickr

Canucks 'fans' lose the hockey plot

Dave Zirin
What happened after the game was neither in the spirit of people at the arena nor the spirit of those who bravely protested the G8 and G20 meetings in Toronto in June 2010.
News
Jun 16, 2011
Vancouver skyline, June 15, 2011. Photo: Matthew Grapengieser/Flickr

Vancouver's hockey riot: How to understand it

Dave Zirin
What happened after the game was neither in the spirit of people at the arena nor the spirit of those who bravely protested the G8 and G20 meetings in Toronto in June 2010.
Blog
Jun 16, 2011

Spectacular Vancouver conquers itself

Tristan Markle
Vancouver's Stanley Cup riots were not carried out by a few bad apples, but were rather the logical conclusion of weeks of jingoism.

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