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 Building Bridges 
 
 Weekly Program
 Dave Zirin, Edge of Sports
 Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg  
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Bringing Home The Gold:
What's To Love And Hate About The Olympics
with
Dave Zirin

Dave Zarin, writes about the politics of the world's favorite pastime, sports. He's been named one of UTNE Readers "50 Visionaries Who Are Changing Our World". He's the winner of Sport in Society and Northeastern University School of Journalism's 2011 'Excellence in Sports Journalism' Award. Most recently he collaborated with Olympic icon Dr. John Carlos in writing the book, The John Carlos Story, he's published Bad Sports: How Owners are Ruining the Games We Love, A People's History of Sports in the United States, and Welcome to the Terrordome: The Pain, Politics, and Promise of Sports. Actually he's the best darn sports-writer in the United States. Zirin joins Building Bridges to scrape away at the gold surface and reveal some serious Olympic tarnish.
produced by Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash

NOTE: I HAD PREVIOUSLY SENT A VERSION OF THIS SHOW WHICH SHOULD BE DISREGARDED. USE THIS ONE
please email us if you plan to broadcast this program - knash@igc.org

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