The Olympic Resistance Network has called for a convergence to protest the Vancouver Winter Olympics. This video explains some the reasons why these activists have organized the first ever anti-Olympic summit.
Canada’s Olympic crackdown
by Dave Zirin
February 10, 2010
The arrest of an independent reporter in the run-up to the Vancouver Winter Olympics is a troubling sign of a crackdown on dissent.
NEWS FLASH: Winter Olympic officials in tropical Vancouver have been forced to import snow–on the public dime–to make sure that the 2010 games proceed as planned. This use of tax dollars is just the icing on the cake for increasingly angry Vancouver residents.