Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Tackling Equality on an Unequal Playing Field

A man among boys, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has always stood high above most. His 7’2” stature gives him the ability to make even the biggest men feel small, but it is his demeanor and actions that truly make him a giant. Those actions were on display November 5 as the 71-year-old captivated a sold-out audience at…

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Nike Means Business with Kaepernick Ad

Nike, a world leader in athletic gear and clothing is widely recognized by their signature swoosh often accompanied by their slogan, “Just do it.” Well Nike, you just did it. An endorsement deal between Nike and Colin Kaepernick prompted an overwhelming show of uproar throughout the country on Tuesday. The now famous advertisement (or infamous…

NFL: You Aren’t Listening

Malcolm Jenkins message last Wednesday was clear to the NFL in reference to the newly installed national anthem policy. “You Aren’t Listening”…

NFL Adresses Anthem Protests with Policy Change

The NFL and the team owners from around the league agreed to a new policy on Wednesday, May 21, regarding player involvement in the National Anthem according to the NFL. The controversial action taken by the league comes after the recent rise of national anthem protests across American sports. The approved policy is broken down…