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Canadian Encyclopedia
The full text of The Canadian Encyclopedia and its related resources has been made available online by the Historica Foundation as a public service since 1999. Since its publication in book form in 1985, The Canadian Encyclopedia ...
Commonwealth Secretariat
The Commonwealth is an association of 53 independent states consulting and co-operating in the common interests of their peoples and in the promotion of international understanding
East African Community
The East African Community (EAC) is the regional intergovernmental organization of the Republics of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Republic of Burundi and Republic of Rwanda with its headquarters in Arusha, Tanzan...
Economic Community of West African States
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is a regional group of fifteen countries, founded in 1975. Its mission is to promote economic integration in "all fields of economic activity, particularly industry, transport...
FIFA - International Federation of Association Football
The F‚d‚ration Internationale de Football Association (French for International Federation of Association Football), commonly known by its acronym, FIFA, is the international governing body of association football. The F‚d‚ration...
ibiblio.org
The public's library and digital archive. Home to one of the largest "collections of collections" on the Internet, ibiblio.org is a conservancy of freely available information, including software, music, literature, art, history,...
International Association of Athletics Federations
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics. It was founded in 1912 during a war, at its first congress in Stockholm, Sweden, by representatives from...
National Museum of American History
The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History dedicates its collections and scholarship to inspiring a broader understanding of our nation and its many peoples. We create opportunities for learning, stimulate imaginations,...
World Digital Library
The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world. The principal objectives of the WDL are to: ...

News Releases

Inaugural Golden Oldies Football Festival
2015-06-05
K Communications
Golden Oldies World Football Festival will be held in Adelaide, South Australia, in October 2016.
Lessons for Risk and Opportunity from NHL Draft
2010-06-27
Richard Martin
The NHL amateur draft has just ended and it offers interesting lessons about assessing risk and opportunity.
New Website for International Association of Sports Newspapers
2009-10-28
International Association of Sports Newspapers (IASN)
The International Association of Sports Newspapers (IASN) has launched a new website, www.press-iasn.org, to highlight its work in the promotion of the interests and freedom of the sports press.
Sources welcomes Adam Strimaitis, Author of The Millionaire Moron
2008-12-13
Adam Strimaitis, Author of The Millionaire Moron
Sources welcomes a new member: Adam Strimaitis, Author of The Millionaire Moron. Adam Strimaitis is an author, professional speaker and corporate trainer.
Sources welcomes ParticipACTION
2008-12-17
Participaction
ParticipACTION, the national voice for physical activity and sport participation in Canada, focuses on inspiring and supporting Canadians to move more.

Sources Select Resources

The Biased Report that led to Banning Russians at the Olympics
Sterling, Rick
Article
2016
Dissident Voice
Canadian lawyer Richard Mclaren's report infuenced the World Anti-Doping Agency to call for the banning of all Russian athletes from the Rio Games.
Boycott BP's Baku games
Rowell, Andy
Article
2015
Spinwatch
Baku, the oil capital of Azerbaijan, is set to host the 2015 European games. However, it's not just fun and games in this city. Azerbaijan is a country famous for oppressing freedom of speech, abusing...
Canadian university launches bachelor's degree in sports media
Valji, Salim
Article
2013
World News Publishing Focus
Ryerson University, one of Canada’s top journalism schools, has announced the creation of the country’s first bachelor’s degree specifically geared towards sports media.
Content Magazine - Number 24
October 1972
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Content Magazine
Fifty years ago, Cassius Clay ‘shook up the world’ by winning the heavyweight title – and
Marqusee, Mike
Article
2014
Red Pepper
The victory of the underdog who became Muhammad Ali – and how it wasn't just sport's hierarchies that were rocked by it. On the night of February 25, 1964, the 22 year old Cassius Clay defeated the su...
International Workers' Olympiads
Wikipedia article
Article
International Workers' Olympiads were an international sporting event arranged between 1925 and 1937 by Socialist Workers' Sport International (SASI). It was an organisation supported by social democr...
The Moronic Sport: ORVs on Public Lands
Wuerthner, George
Article
2008
CounterPunch
I do not accept the premise that abuse of our lands is something that we must tolerate as inevitable. It is our land. It is our children's land, and their children's land. We have a responsibility to ...
New Website for International Association of Sports Newspapers
Sources News Release
Article
2009
International Association of Sports Newspapers (IASN)
The International Association of Sports Newspapers (IASN) has launched a new website, www.press-iasn.org, to highlight its work in the promotion of the interests and freedom of the sports press.
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - August 13, 2016
Sports and Politics
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
2016
Connexions
Sports and politics have always been intertwined, though perhaps never as much so as in the current era. In the modern sports era, survival and success depend largely on the favour of corporations, wh...
Red Sport International
Wikipedia article
Article
The International Association of Red Sports and Gymnastics Associations, commonly known as Red Sport International (RSI) or Sportintern was a Comintern-supported international sports organization esta...
Seven News
Serial Publication (Periodical)
1970
Seven News
Seven News (7 News) was a community newspaper published in the area of Toronto east of downtown which at the time was known as Ward 7. Seven News was published from 1970 to 1985. Seven News is no long...
Socialist Workers' Sport International
Wikipedia article
Article
Wikipedia
Socialist Workers' Sport International (German: Sozialistische Arbeitersport Internationale, SASI) was an international socialist sporting organisation, based in Lucerne. It was founded in 1920, and c...
Sports & Games Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources
Website
Sources
A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to sports and games in the Sources directory for the media.

Sources Bookshelf

Canada Since 1960: A People's History
A Left Perspective on 50 Years of Politics, Economics and Culture
Gonick, By (ed.)
Book
2016
An account of the most important developments in Canadian history from the 1960s to today, seen through the eyes of Canadian Dimension magazine.
Content Magazine - Number 24
October 1972
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Made in America
An Informal History of the English Language in the United States
Bryson, Bill
Book
1994
A history of American English.

Media

Abu Dhabi TV
Broadcasts programming from Abu Dhabi TV and local Canadian content featuring a wide variety of programming including news, current affairs, sports and movies. A modern, progressive Pan Arab channel.
Ambassador Magazine Inc.
Dedicated to highlighting the accomplishments and concerns of multicultural people in Canada and the world.
Athletics Ontario
Mission: To develop, promote and ensure competent delivery of programs and competitions in athletics.
ATN Cricket Plus
The first television channel in Canada dedicated to the sport of cricket and features extensive coverage of various tournaments. Programming includes live and tape-delay matches as well as coverage of...
Canadian Rodeo News
Professional rodeo reports.
Cottage Life
Like many successful Canadian brands, Cottage Life was created from humble beginnings. As new cottage owners, Al Zikovitz and Wendela Roberts were in need of help with the many unique challenges of th...
ESPN Classic
Broadcasts a range of archive sports coverage, talk shows, documentaries and films.
extra
Newsmagazine for, by and about, youth aged 12-18. Features on music, sports, trends and teen issues. A publication of the Winnipeg Free Press.
The Fight Network
Devoted to airing programming related to wrestling, boxing, mixed martial arts, and other combatant styles. Along with airing live fighting events themselves, The Fight Network also airs fight themed ...
Golf Business Canada
NGCOA's official journal distributed to all Canadian golf courses.
GolfWest
Golf destinations in Western Canada and the Northwestern region of the U.S.
Hometown Hockey
Full colour glossy magazine about minor league hockey in Ontario. Profiles and information pertaining to minor hockey.
Match Point Magazine
Tennis information, coach tips and current events.
Ontario Golf News
Ontario's golf magazine. Editorial and photographic content.
Qu‚bec Soccer
Tabloid format magazine.
radX
Features programming of interest to action sports enthusiasts, with coverage of events such as snowboarding, windsurfing, bungee jumping, cliff diving, among others.
Le R‚seau des sports (RDS)
24-hour francophone all sports network. Available throughout Quebec and in parts of Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario.
R‚seau Info Sports Inc.
French language 24-hour sports news. Includes live coverage of regional and amateur sporting events.
Running Room Magazine
Articles about running, training, motivation.
Ski Canada
Alpine ski equipment reviews, ski area reports, instruction, competition.
Ski Press
Bilingual publication.
SkiTrax Magazine
Cross-country skiing.
Sporting Scene
Articles about amateur sports by readers throughout the Greater Toronto Area and other communities.
Sportsnet
Sportsnet connects Canadian sports fans to their favourite teams and athletes, using five platforms: TV, Radio, Print, Online and Mobile. Sportsnet is Fuelled By Fans, and delivers storytelling on a l...
Toronto Life
Entertainment, travel, arts, properties, politics and business.
TV Guide
Weekly TV schedule, interviews and entertainment news.

Government Ministries & Agencies

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
The 1991 Broadcasting Act states that... "...the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, as the national public broadcaster, should provide radio and television services incorporating a wide range of prog...


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