NCAA President Mark Emmert says his association must stay open to reform

NEW YORK >> NCAA President Mark Emmert hopes the lessons learned from navigating the pandemic will lead top athletes leaders to be more open to future reforms and prioritize opportunities for athletes when it comes time to cut costs . In a 25-minute interview today…

Democrats are running on the most progressive police reform agenda in modern American history

Democrats are running on the most progressive police reform agenda in modern American history

If you’re confused about where Democrats stand on policing reform, you have good reason to be. On the one hand, protesters, activists, and professional athletes are demanding that Democrats at both a local and national level do more to address police brutality against Black Americans….

‘Fat talks’ and a reckoning: How college runners forced reform at Wesleyan University

University of Hawaii football game at Oregon in jeopardy due to coronavirus pandemic

In early March, 36 Wesleyan University track and cross-country alumni signed a letter describing a culture of rampant body shaming and eating disorders in the program that they said a prominent coach had fostered. In pleading for major changes, the athletes said the coach, John…

Joe Biden’s criminal justice reform plan, explained

Joe Biden’s criminal justice reform plan, explained

Former Vice President Joe Biden spent decades in the Senate implementing many of the “tough on crime” policies increasingly criticized by the left, libertarians, and racial justice activists, especially in the wake of Black Lives Matter protests. But now Biden is running to dismantle much…