Kentucky Should Rename Rupp Arena

Kentucky Should Rename Rupp Arena

  Rupp Arena Should Undergo Rechristening   The last couple of years have seen resurgence in consciousness in the Black community. We have fought to… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball

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Athletes Need Not Apologize for Social Activism

Athletes Need Not Apologize for Social Activism

  Know Your Power, Use Your Platform   God sends blessings to those He can send blessings through. Too many people strive for greatness just… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball

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DeSean Jackson Should Not Leave the Hood Behind

DeSean Jackson Should Not Leave the Hood Behind

Association vs. Affiliation           In the fall of 1997, I entered Southern University in Baton Rouge, La.           Although I was away from home for… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball

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If Richard Sherman’s a Thug, I Want to be a Thug Too

If Richard Sherman’s a Thug, I Want to be a Thug Too

Thug Life?             Webster’s Dictionary defines a thug as a rough criminal.             Many members of the mainstream media define Richard Sherman, All-Pro cornerback of… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball

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Jameis Winston Ordeal Cautionary Tale for Talented, Famous

Jameis Winston Ordeal Cautionary Tale for Talented, Famous

Cautionary Tale             The current quandary that Florida State star quarterback Jameis Winston finds himself in should provide a cautionary tale for every talented Black… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball

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LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash

LeBron Says Racism in Sports Reason for Backlash

Racism Rears its Ugly Head By Todd A. Smith             When LeBron James made his much-anticipated “decision” on ESPN this summer, many critics blasted the… Magazine Topics: Celebrity Athletes and Social Issues BYU Sports Should Be Commended for Basketball Suspension Jalen Rose Off-Base Labeling Grant Hill an

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