|RabbleTV Humberto DaSilva | If a heavy-handed, ham-fisted regime tried to use the spectacle of Olympic sport to sleight-of-hand the disappearance of democracy, surely Canadians would riot like disappointed Canucks fans ... not!|
|Columnists Monia Mazigh | Forget about snooping, forget about corruption and secret deals, and forget about cuts in the federal budget. Canadians are happy, and for that Harper and Marois have Vladimir Putin to thank.|
|Blog Chris Shaw | The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are fast approaching and Chris Shaw just can't help but comparing the appalling social issues, environmental destruction and financial costs with Vancouver 2010.|
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|Blog Pina Belperio | While Russians prepare to host the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, rumours suggest that Whistler and Vancouver may need to step in for Sochi , given the mounting delays.|