ICYMI: Why America Doesn’t Deserve Sports Right Now

ICYMI: Why America Doesn’t Deserve Sports Right Now

Originally published in "The Hard Screen Newsletter" in June 2020, "Why America Doesn't Deserve Sports Right Now" delves into the historic and systemic racial injustice, police brutality and inequality Black Americans face in the United States that has necessitated athletes and other public figures use their platforms to spur social change. ...
Why America Doesn’t Deserve Sports Right Now

Why America Doesn’t Deserve Sports Right Now

Fans, pundits, media organization, leagues, and teams have pushed the idea that sports (entertainment, fun, pastime) should be separate from society (the system in which we collectively live) -- an idea which falsely implies that these entities have ever been anything but inextricably linked. ...