Waiting For the Harvey Weinstein of Sports

Waiting For the Harvey Weinstein of Sports

In the past year, Harvey Weinstein, Roger Ailles and Bill O’Reilly have all been “outed” for sexual harassment. We’ve seen major stories break about figures in politics, business and entertainment; yet there’s been no Harvey Weinstein for the sports world. Sadly, I doubt it’s because there isn’t one. This, of course, is not to say there […]

Lobbyist Stephen Moore Writes Seething Political Sports Piece About The Scourge of Political Sports Pieces

Lobbyist Stephen Moore Writes Seething Political Sports Piece About The Scourge of Political Sports Pieces

Earlier this week, both The Washington Times and RealClearPolitics published an editorial from Stephen Moore about why sports and politics “do not mix”. In the piece he claims that “left-leaning journalists are ruining sports by weighing in on political protests instead of sticking to the game”. “These opinions belongs on the op-ed page, not the sports page,” Moore shouts in […]

Protests Spread: Athletes From Every Major League Speaking Out Against Trump

Protests Spread: Athletes From Every Major League Speaking Out Against Trump

In the past week, it’s begun to look as if the entire sporting community has turned on President Trump. From Lebron James calling him a “bum” on Twitter to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones kneeling with entire team before their game in Arizona, the optics are not good for the Commander and Chief. Even though Jones player his […]

Russian Doping Update: WADA Clears 95 Athletes

Russian Doping Update: WADA Clears 95 Athletes

Earlier this month, the World Anti-Doping Agency cleared 95 Russian athletes whose cases were being reviewed following the “Russian doping scandal”. Speaking on the recent developments, WADA’s director general Olivier Niggli told The New York Times: “The available evidence was insufficient to support the assertion of an antidoping rule violation against these 95 athletes. The system […]

ESPN Anchor Jemele Hill Called Trump a “White Supremacist” And Twitter Went Crazy

ESPN Anchor Jemele Hill Called Trump a “White Supremacist” And Twitter Went Crazy

SportsCenter host Jemele Hill is in hot water with ESPN after she referred to President Trump as a “white supremacist”. Responding to Hill’s comments, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders suggested that ESPN should fired her. Then, earlier today, the President himself addressed the issue on Twitter: And, while the President may not love […]