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Football news and analysis from The Nation
June 13, 2017
NFL Veteran Donté Stallworth Explains the World
Talking nuclear war and football with the former wide receiver.
June 1, 2017
This Texas City Just Elected the Youngest City Council Member in the State
Prairie View University has a long history of political engagement, but for the first time several students ran for local office and won two open seats.
June 1, 2017
Even LeBron James Can’t Escape This Toxic Wave of Racist Hatred
Athletes have long been the targets of white supremacists—but they are also part of the resistance.
May 23, 2017
Will Colin Kapernick Ever Play in the NFL Again?
How a pro-football “blackballing” works.
May 16, 2017
Colin Kaepernick vs. Systemic Oppression
We talk to Colin Kaepernick at his recent Know Your Rights Camp with an in-depth report about the camp, and give historical context to Kaepernick’s activism.
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May 9, 2017
The Baltimore Orioles’ John Angelos on Standing Up to Racism In Sports
The Orioles COO explains how sports can help fight racism in our society, and why it’s important to speak out against hate.
April 28, 2017
Why the ESPN Layoffs Are So Disappointing
The mass layoffs at ESPN reflect on our own economy and our own lives.
April 25, 2017
Anatomy of a Train Wreck: The Patriots White House Visit
editor Melissa Jacobs on the Aaron Hernandez suicide and the Pats trip to this abnormal White House.
April 18, 2017
The Raiders Are Going to Vegas?!
Talking the big move with the first and only female CEO in NFL history, Amy Trask.
April 3, 2017
The NCAA’s Collegiate Cartel
Why I think the NCAA has more in common with the mob than higher ed.