Dave Zirin

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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.
News
Oct 1, 2009

Chicago 2016? Why Obama's wrong to boost Olympic bid

Dave Zirin
As the Obamas fly to Europe to lobby for Chicago 2016, it's worth remembering that 'to greater or lesser degrees, the Olympics bring gentrification, graft and police violence wherever they nest.'
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