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 […]

Should Sports Be A Platform For Political Discussions?

Should Sports Be A Platform For Political Discussions?

For generations, sports stars have enjoyed the ability to use their celebrity for political purposes. Whether they make headlines by helping to break racial stereotypes, like Gold Medalist Jesse Owens at the Olympic Games in Berlin, or utilize athletic ceremonies as a forum for protest, like sprinters Wayne Collett and Vince Mathews did at the 1972 […]