There are many reasons to oppose Boston's 2024 Summer Olympics bid. Here are 10 to start....

 

Read about Olympic opposition

 

 

Jules Boykoff, Activism and the Olympics: Dissent at the Games in Vancouver and London (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2014).

 

Helen Jeferson Lenskyj, Olympic Industry Resistance: Challenging Olympic Power and Propaganda (Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2008).

 

Hilary Powell and Isaac Marrero-Guillamon, The Art of Dissent: Adventures in London's Olympic State (London: Marshgate Press, 2012).

 

Christopher A. Shaw, Five Ring Circus: Myths and Realities of the Olympic Games (Gabriola Island, British Columbia: New Society Publishers, 2008).

 

Dave Zirin, Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy (Chicago: Haymarket Books, 2014).