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The NFL Disrespects Women. What Else Is New?
The NFL Disrespects Women. What Else Is New?

August 31, 2022
Anyone who finds sexual violence repugnant again finds themselves at odds with the league.

Why Serena Williams Has the Greatest Career in Sports History
Why Serena Williams Has the Greatest Career in Sports History

August 15, 2022
The 37-time Grand Slam champion’s accomplishments dwarf those of Tom Brady and LeBron James because of what she had to overcome.

Bill Russell Was a Revolutionary
Bill Russell Was a Revolutionary

August 3, 2022
The death of the basketball legend at 88 should remind us of his courage off the court.

Aliyah Boston Makes ESPN Look Small
Aliyah Boston Makes ESPN Look Small

July 24, 2022
The college basketball star showed that she doesn’t need the ESPYs—but the ESPYs desperately need her.

Organizers Don’t Care That the 2028 Olympics Could Be On Fire
Organizers Don’t Care That the 2028 Olympics Could Be On Fire

July 19, 2022
In the face of climate catastrophe, the 2028 Olympics steam ahead unconcerned that they are making the crisis in Los Angeles County worse.

Reality Bites but Gen X Can Still Fight Back
Reality Bites but Gen X Can Still Fight Back

July 15, 2022
We are lost as a generation. By supporting the struggles of our youth, perhaps we can be found again.

Mo Farah Reveals That He Is a Survivor of Human Trafficking
Mo Farah Reveals That He Is a Survivor of Human Trafficking

July 12, 2022
The legendary long-distance runner should be celebrated for his courage.

Brittney Griner’s Show Trial Begins
Brittney Griner’s Show Trial Begins

July 5, 2022
Russia is once again in the ugly business of “hostage diplomacy.”

A Football Coach’s Prayer Is Not About Freedom. It’s About Coercion.
A Football Coach’s Prayer Is Not About Freedom. It’s About Coercion.

June 27, 2022
In a decision riddled with lies, the Supreme Court rules that a football coach can, should they choose, become a dictator-priest.

The Tragic Absurdity of Qatar’s World Cup Sportswashing
The Tragic Absurdity of Qatar’s World Cup Sportswashing

June 21, 2022
Labor abuses, homophobia, corruption? Qatar and FIFA will use the men’s World Cup to put a happy gloss on it all.