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Feb 2, 2010

The Olympics: An opportunity for media innovation?

Steve Anderson
Kat Braybrooke
Vivian Xudan Pan
Jacqueline Cusack McDonald
With new venues dedicated to citizen-produced art, ideas and journalism emerging in Vancouver and the city's active social justice scene, could the Olympics be more inclusive than other media events?
Event

Protest government spin doctoring at Woodward's

Feb 1, 2010
Woodward's Courtyard (next to JJ Bean Coffee shop) Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 15' 48.9168" N, 123° 8' 18.834" W
British Columbia CA
Be present for the opening of the "Downtown Eastside Connect," a new centre operated by the Province of BC, at Woodward's.
Book Review
Jan 28, 2010

Athletes as activists

Jane Williams
Dave Zirin's People's History of Sports explores the politics of sport and tells the stories of activist athletes. He came to Vancouver at the invitation of the Olympic Resistance Network.
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.
Blog
Jan 13, 2010

Hunger Strike Relay - Week 55, Day 3

Libby Davies
I continue to gather support for Bill C304 -- the Bill for a National Housing strategy. Folks ask if it is really possible to get this Bill approved and I reply -- YES!

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