1984 LA Olympics

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  • 1984 Los Angles Games
    • 12 weeks before the games it was announced that the games would be BOYCOTTED by 14 eastern block countries including: Hungary, East Germany, Poland, Cuba and Bulgaria.
    • Reason: the Soviet Union accused the US of stirring up anti-Soviet propaganda.
    • It was the first Olympics to be considered a product of MASS COMMERCIALISATION.
    • Alternative Games: Friendship Games
    • In 1986 the Goodwill Games took place which acted as a reconciliation games between the US and USSR


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