Category Archives: sports ethics

The Latest Twist in the Redskins Legal Saga

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The NCAA is Cracking Down on What?

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What’s Wrong With Watching Football?

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A variety of answers here.
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Transgender Athletes and the Olympics

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Latest developments here.
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“College Sports Exploits Unpaid Black Athletes”

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Op-Ed here.
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What is the Lanham Act and What’s Wrong With it?

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Short op-ed here.

Something to Think About During the MLB Post-Season

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With no African-American managers and one Latino Manager, does Major League Baseball need a new affirmative action policy?  The Nation‘s sports editor, Dave Zirin, thinks so.
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Applied Sports Ethics Question From Last Night’s Dodgers-Mets Game

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Playing hard or playing dirty? (you can see video of the slide here)
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Are You (Morally) Ready for Some (Fantasy) Football?

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The Sports Ethicist discusses the ethics of fantasy sports here.

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Is It Wrong to Prevent College Athletes From Unionizing?

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The Nation‘s Dave Zirin thinks so.                                    (image: football player)