Olympics

Ditching The Olympics

A Black Flag article on resistance to the Olympic Games in Berlin and the Netherlands in the 1980s and 1990s.

Olympic Games in Barcelona by Eduardo Vivancos

Article about the Popular Olympic Games of Barcelona 1936, written by a would be participant.

Written in the Catalan language in 1992 and published in the same year in the magazine Flame, the official publication of the Catalunya Association of Toronto.

Olympic Games in Barcelona by Eduardo Vivancos

Article about the Popular Olympic Games of Barcelona 1936, written by a would be participant.

Written in the Catalan language in 1992 and published in the same year in the magazine Flame, the official publication of the Catalunya Association of Toronto.

Olympism and fascism

Excerpt from the book “The Olympic Deceit of The ‘Divine Baron’ – Pierre de Coubertin” by Ljubodrag Simonović

Laboristaj Olimpikaj Ludoj: Jakvo Schram

Artikolo de Jakvo Schram pri sporta evento kiu devus esti okazinta la jaron 1936 en Barcelono.

Olimpiaj ludoj en Barcelono: Eduardo Vivancos

Artikolo pri la Popolaj Olimpiaj Ludoj de Barcelono, verkita de partopreninto, Eduardo Vivancos.

Philosophy of Olympism - introduction

Ljubodrag "Duci" Simonović is a Serbian philosopher, author and retired professional basketball player. After his retirement from sport he has written various books which center around a critique of Olympism and professional sports.

The Olympics: a reflection of society under capitalism

The Olympic games are here again and while it’s sold to us a demonstration of peace and solidarity and the finest humans have to offer, it is often anything but that. In fact, in many ways, it is a reflection of the very worst of society under capitalism.