Archive

08/05/19 - A Soccer Player’s On-Field Message to Congress: ‘Do Something Now. End Gun Violence. Let’s Go!’

Alejandro Bedoya will not put up with living in a “dystopia.” But the greater story is the support he has received throughout his league’s corridors of power.


07/26/19 - In Tokyo, International Activists Demand ‘No Olympics Anywhere!’

They are raising their voices against the debt, displacement, and militarization that define the Olympic Games.


07/25/19 - Is Fukushima Safe for the Olympics?

A recent visit suggests that the repercussions of the 2011 nuclear disaster aren't over. 


07/23/19 - These Women Have Lost Their Homes to the Olympics in Tokyo—Twice

07/22/19 - The 2020 Olympics Are Likely to Be a Disaster

07/18/19 - Is Tokyo Ready for the Olympic Juggernaut?

07/12/19 - A Q&A With the Late, Great Jim Bouton

07/10/19 - Megan Rapinoe and the USWNT Are the Heroes America Needed

07/08/19 - The World Cup Champion USWNT Showed America What True Patriotism Is

07/02/19 - Why No One Watches Baseball Anymore

06/27/19 - Megan Rapinoe’s Statement Echoes the Words of Muhammad Ali

06/25/19 - Masai Ujiri and ‘the Police Version of Events’

06/20/19 - The European Olympics’ Bad Romance

06/14/19 - Megan Rapinoe Is Right to Not Sing the Anthem

06/06/19 - Rosalie Fish Runs for the Murdered and Missing

05/31/19 - The Toronto Raptors Is a Team Worth Cheering For

05/24/19 - LeBron James’s Partnership With Walmart Sparks Criticism

05/23/19 - On the Passing of Former WWE ‘Diva’ and Whistle-Blower Ashley Massaro

05/16/19 - A Victory in the Case of Braeden Bradforth

05/09/19 - Red Sox Players Are Divided Over White House Visit

05/06/19 - In the Name of Puerto Rico: Red Sox Manager Alex Cora Will Not Be Going to the White House

05/02/19 - The Caster Semenya Ruling Is Nonsense

04/30/19 - Felipe Lopez and the Dominican Dream

04/27/19 - Nick Bosa and the NFL’s Double Standards

04/24/19 - Trump’s Fed Pick Stephen Moore Is Shockingly Sexist, Even for a Trump Nominee

04/19/19 - A Beloved Soccer Coach Faces Deportation Thanks to Trump’s Immigration Policies

04/17/19 - Tiger Woods Can’t Be Apolitical in the Age of Trump and Kaepernick

04/12/19 - Searching for Justice After the Death of Football Player Braeden Bradforth

04/09/19 - Kyle Korver Challenges Every White Athlete to Listen and Act

04/05/19 - San Jose State Will Build a Parking Structure on Hallowed Ground

04/04/19 - The International Olympic Committee Builds a New Headquarters After Leaving Rio Crippled by Debt

03/28/19 - The Trump Administration’s Ableist Cuts to the Special Olympics

03/20/19 - Mike Trout’s Mega Deal and Baseball’s Economic Rot

03/18/19 - US Women’s Soccer and the Fight for Pay Equity

03/13/19 - Could the Utah Jazz Be Turning a Corner?

03/07/19 - Does the NBA Have a Mental-Health Crisis on Its Hands?

03/05/19 - Transphobia’s New Target Is the World of Sports

02/25/19 - Martina Navratilova Is Expelled From an LGBTQ Advocacy Group Over Transphobia Accusations

02/20/19 - Will Maryland College Athletes Be Unionized?

02/15/19 - Colin Kaepernick Settles His Collusion Case With the NFL

02/14/19 - Wisconsin Republicans Literally Erased Colin Kaepernick From Black History Month

02/08/19 - Frank Robinson Was a Fearless Speaker of Truth

02/04/19 - The Only Super Bowl Tension Was Off the Field

01/31/19 - Roger Goodell Continues to Lie About Colin Kaepernick

01/29/19 - Protest Is Coming to Super Bowl LIII

01/23/19 - The Rams’ Stan Kroenke Represents the Worst of the NFL

01/18/19 - The Artistic Picket Line Surrounding the Super Bowl Halftime Show

01/16/19 - South Dakota’s Cruel Attack on Trans High School Athletes

01/11/19 - Andy Murray: As He Leaves Tennis, May His Example Be Followed

01/07/19 - Maori Davenport’s Case Exposes the Sham of ‘Amateurism’

01/03/19 - The NFL Has Fired Almost All of Its Black Coaches

12/27/18 - How to Respond to LeBron James

12/20/18 - The ‘Story of the Year’ at the Collision of Sports and Politics: The Woman Who Defeated a Cartel

12/12/18 - Rest in Power, Ali Documentarian Bill Siegel

12/07/18 - A Team With a Racist Name Passes Judgment on Colin Kaepernick

12/03/18 - The NFL Still Only Cares About Violence Against Women When There’s Video

11/26/18 - What Is Major League Baseball Doing in Mississippi Politics?

11/20/18 - Calgary Olympic Bid Goes Down in Flames

11/16/18 - Le’Veon Bell and the Politics of Anti-Solidarity

11/14/18 - ‘We Are Betting on Ourselves’: The WNBA Players Union Opts Out of Its CBA

11/05/18 - Athletes Speak Out Against Hate

11/03/18 - Student Groups Push ‘Justice for Jordan’ Forward at the University of Maryland

10/31/18 - A ‘Justice for Jordan’ Protest Takes On the University of Maryland

10/29/18 - A Call for Solidarity in the Face of Hate

10/28/18 - Of Course the University of Maryland’s Football Culture Is Toxic

10/22/18 - Colin Kaepernick’s Celebrity Allies

10/15/18 - ‘I’ve Been Raising My Fist Every Day for 50 Years’

10/11/18 - A Poll Sheds Light on Tough Los Angeles Olympic Truths

10/10/18 - The UMD Football Team Comes Together to Kick a Booster Off a Plane

10/03/18 - Eric Reid: Forged in Struggle

09/26/18 - What the Worst of Sports Taught Brett Kavanaugh—and What It Still Teaches Today

09/24/18 - Whither the Jackie Robinson Project?

09/19/18 - True Grit: Vontae Davis Retires at Halftime

09/07/18 - Colin Kaepernick Will Not Be Silenced

09/04/18 - On Colin Kaepernick’s Nike Ad: Will the Revolution Be Branded?

08/27/18 - Why Kyrie Irving’s Connection to the Standing Rock Sioux Matters