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Mar 1, 2010

In defence of the diversity of tactics

Alex Hundert
In a response to Judy Rebick, AW@L activist says 21st-century protest is moving 'beyond the empty rhetoric of revolutionary acts' and was very much on legitimate display during the 2010 Winter Games.
Podcast
Feb 28, 2010

A Diversity of Tactics: Part Two

Needs No Introduction
The second half of a discussion held Feb. 20 in Vancouver to examine the criticisms and benefits of a diversity of protest tactics.
Podcast
Feb 27, 2010

A Diversity of Tactics: A Diversity of Opinions

Needs No Introduction
On Feb. 20 in Vancouver, Derrick O'Keefe and Harsha Walia presented opposing perspectives as part of a discussion on the diversity of protest tactics.
News
Feb 26, 2010

2010 Olympics: Gold medal for activism

Meagan Perry
In this podcast: Why protest the Olympics, Aboriginal activists speak out, talking diversity of tactics, and all about Vancouver's Red Tent campaign for housing.
Blog
Feb 26, 2010

Voices from the Olympic Tent Village

Mara Kardas-Nelson
While the mainstream media continues to either ignore or blast the Olympic Tent Village, village residents are fighting back by taking things into their own hands.
News
Feb 25, 2010
Some say evidence of Olympic-related trafficking shows a spike in vulnerable women being brought to Vancouver during the Games. But local sex trade activists disagree.  Image: Salvation Army.

Human trafficking and The Games

Mara Kardas-Nelson
Some say evidence of Olympic-related trafficking shows a spike in vulnerable women being brought to Vancouver during the Games. But local sex trade activists disagree.
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Olympic Hockey: Is it time to hand it back to the amateur ranks?

I'm of two minds with this, one wants to see the best, the other wants to witness the glory of nation vs nation minus the familiarity between players as we now see with many nations competing against their own club team mates. Opinions seem to be fairly split from what I see in general, comments?   

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