As long as Colin Kaepernick is frozen out of the NFL, support for protesting players from team owners and executives rings hollow. Source: NFL Owners and Executives Who Protested Donald Trump Are the Biggest Hypocrites Yet
Mr. Ten Percent: The Man Who Built — And Bilked — American Soccer.
UNC Athlete Essay On Rosa Parks Gets A-Minus – Business Insider. There has been an update: the student had an overall A- average, the whistleblower isn’t certain on the exact grade of the paper. Nonetheless, the class is fake and serves to keep the athlete in school with an acceptable GPA.
Brazil’s World Cup gets a red card on the environment | Grist.
http://www.businessweek.com/articles/2014-02-27/in-fake-classes-scandal-unc-fails-its-athletes-whistle-blower#p1 Mary Willingham makes public how college athletes are signed up to take fake classes and literacy rates of elementary students. Skipping class may lend more time to sports now but when that loan is called in, they’ll have a poor education, unable to guide themselves.
Chancellor: University of North Carolina failed some of its students “for years” by allowing them to take classes that did not match academic standards. UNC: We failed students ‘for years’