• In Activism and the Olympics, Boykoff provides a critical overview of the Olympic industry and its political opponents in the modern era.
  • The International Olympic Committee "is elitist, domineering and crassly commercial at its core."
  • Boykoff has written numerous essays on politics for the Guardian.
  • Speaking with Democracy Now! on the politics of the 2012 London Summer Olympics.
  • Celebration capitalism is marked by dubious public-private partnerships, a state of exception, unfettered commercialism, the suppression of dissent, questionable sustainability claims, and the complicity of the mainstream media.