Politics Isn’t Necessarily a Dirty Word in Sports Anymore

Politics Isn’t Necessarily a Dirty Word in Sports Anymore

Traditionally, sports have often been viewed as a chance to get away from the controversies and political firestorms the erupt daily. Still, the convergence of sports and politics can sometimes develop regardless of such efforts. That often brings with it controversy due to the emotional components that each entity has within its avid bases. The Changing Face […]

On Mixing Sports and Politics

On Mixing Sports and Politics

Earlier this week, Joschka Tryba wrote a piece for The Huffington Post arguing the central thesis, and title, “Sports Prove Americans are Already Socialists at Heart”. Tryba stated that current regulations in American athletic leagues utilize structures that are unique to and common in most socialist governments. The core points are laid out here: “Professional football, basketball and hockey leagues have salary […]