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NOlympians

Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond

Jules Boykoff

NOlympians: Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond investigates the intersection of the global rise of anti-Olympics activism and the declining popularity of hosting of the Games. The Olympics were once buoyed by myths of luminous prosperity and upticks in tourism and jobs, but in recent years these assuran...
Publish Date
2020
April 1
Goodreads rating
3.43
ISBN
9781773632766
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Mar 21, 2021
Easy Sunday book recommendation: “NOlympians” by @JulesBoykoff      source