What we’ve come to champion of athletes today pales juxtaposed to what so many did in the cauldron of the late ‘60s civil rights movement.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Amid continued revelations of sexual assault, the federation should self-impose a penalty by withdrawing from the next world championships and Olympics until its house is razed and rebuilt properly.

  • Jan 23, 2018

Before Colin Kaepernick took a knee, Pistons center Olden Polynice stopped eating — during the NBA season — to protest how the Clinton administration was treating Haitians seeking asylum in the U.S.

  • Jan 13, 2018

Just look at some of these college football coaching contracts going around.

  • Dec 14, 2017

The onetime quarterback’s appearance this month on the cover of GQ is an example of the stylization of black resistance, but how we remember him is yet to be determined.

  • Nov 17, 2017

By using the word ‘inmates,’ Texans owner subconsciously expressed a desire to corral the players and return them to their place.

  • Oct 29, 2017

The president’s reality is calculatedly one-dimensional.

  • Oct 15, 2017

What Colin Kaepernick birthed as a protest against the unchecked extrajudicial killing of black men has been co-opted by mostly white owners into dinner theater.

  • Sep 26, 2017

Over the past decades, the city and its taxpayers have built new stadiums for the Texans, Astros, Rockets and Dynamo while its two World War II-era dams fell into disrepair.

  • Sep 5, 2017

Columnist Kevin Blackistone answers your questions about the upcoming NBA season.

  • Oct 27, 2015
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