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Closing ceremony - Canada laughs at itself

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No Olympics on stolen native land

CONTROVERSY AWAITS OPENING DAY OF WINTER OLYMPICS
Anti-Olympics coverage from Vancouver Media Co-Op
A festival of corporate greed from Green Left
Games will be gayest Olympics ever from Alternet
Got a need for Internet speed? Move to Vancouver from GigaOm
When snow melts: Vancouver’s Olympic crackdown by Dave Zirin
Olympic organizers desperate for climate change
Warmest January on record for Vancouver
NORTHWEST RADIO PROGRAMS WEIGH IN ON THE REGION
Biodynamic farming in BC from Listen Up NW
Canadian indigenous groups continue to speak out against Olympics (mp3)
A sinister trade: The winter games for civil liberties (mp3)
Olympic legacies: Gold Medals, gentrification & homelessness (mp3)

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