Archive

01/27/22 - How the Democratic Party Alienates Young Jews: A Reply to Alexis Grenell

A young generation of Jews are changing the rules of our community’s political positions, and all of us need to catch up.

01/20/22 - How to Change the NFL’s Racist Hiring Practices

There is now one Black head coach in the NFL, and the league could buckle under the weight of its bigotry.

01/18/22 - Akwasi Frimpong’s Struggle to Represent Africa at the Winter Olympics

The IOC bureaucracy should let the skeleton competitor claim his rightful place at the Beijing Games.

01/11/22 - There Are No Heroes in Djokovic vs. Australia

01/04/22 - Antonio Brown Is a Damning Reflection of the NFL

12/20/21 - NBA and NFL to America: Drop Dead

12/13/21 - The Year in Sports: Athletes Face Backlash but Refuse to Back Down

12/01/21 - Enes Kanter Freedom: The NBA Authoritarian Against Authoritarianism

11/30/21 - Should We Trust Thomas Bach About the Safety of Peng Shuai?

11/20/21 - Where Is Peng Shuai? And What Is the IOC Going to Do About It?

11/18/21 - We Need Barcelona’s Hidden Radical History Now More Than Ever

11/03/21 - Colin Kaepernick, the Virginia Elections, and the Canary in the Coal Mine

10/27/21 - 100 Days to the Beijing Olympics

10/25/21 - Kyrie Irving Needs to Say “Not In My Name”

10/22/21 - Congress Escalates Pressure on the NFL to Release the Washington Football Team Report

10/15/21 - Texas Slams the Door on Trans Kids’ Playing Sports

10/08/21 - Crisis in the National Women’s Soccer League: A Story of Predation and Power

09/30/21 - Being “Pro NBA Player” Means Being Pro-Vaccine

09/24/21 - How the Kaepernick Effect Reached Small-Town Iowa

09/08/21 - Unvaxxed Quarterback Carson Wentz Wants Your Trust

08/26/21 - What Will Happen to the Athletes of Afghanistan?

08/24/21 - Tokyo Hosts a Dangerous Paralympics in the Shadow of Covid

08/19/21 - 5 Years After Colin Kaepernick Refused to Stand, We Still Get the Story Wrong

08/10/21 - Despite the Ban, Protest Emerges at the Olympics

08/03/21 - A Covid Surge and Record Heat Have Created a Cursed Olympic Games

07/21/21 - The Human Costs of the Pandemic Olympics

07/16/21 - Anti-Asian Racism and the 2020 Olympic Games

07/08/21 - Olympic Athletes Deserve Freedom of Speech

07/02/21 - Gwen Berry Is the Hero We Need

06/16/21 - The IOC Says the 2032 Olympics Are Coming to Brisbane

06/08/21 - The Tokyo Olympics Are In Peril

06/02/21 - Naomi Osaka and the Growing Backlash Against Athletes Who Dare to Speak Out