Articles tagged with sports

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Peter Dreier

Robin DiAngelo’s best-selling book sells a misguided view of baseball integration to her readers and corporate clients.

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Eric Morales-Franceschini

In ‘Be Holding,’ celebrated poet Ross Gay interweaves the legacy of one of basketball’s greatest moments with a meditation on Black resilience.

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Robert L. Kehoe III

The Olympics have long tried to obscure the political nature of sport.

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Robert L. Kehoe III

Big-money college sports suffer a lot of criticism, but they are symptomatic of larger shifts in the moral economy of higher education.

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Jenny Hendrix

In Thrown, Kerry Howley explores the fleeting ecstasy of a brutal sport.

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Matthew Fishbane

Playing football in the Soloman Islands. 

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David V. Johnson

But It Doesn’t Have To Be

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Jason Anthony

Big spectacle games are made for professions of faith, and holy language is exactly the right fit.