Sports

October 31, 2016

Mascots and Native Americans

October 31, 2016 - Segment 2 - We turn to Native American issues, including the name of the Cleveland team and current events at Standing Rock Reservation.
October 7, 2016
Chauncey Whitehead and Ms. Ernestine Shephard

Chauncey Whitehead and Ernestine Shepherd

October 7, 2016 - Segment 2 - We check in with fitness trainer and activist Chauncey Whiteheadand Ernestine Shepherd, the world's oldest competitive female bodybuilder, for our monthly Health & Fitness segment.
October 4, 2016

Sports Roundup

October 4, 2016 - Segment 3 - A discussion on sports, diversity, and patriotism, based on the New York Times article last week about the regular singing of "This Land is Your Land" in the 7th innings of Friday night Orioles' home games
September 25, 2016

National Anthem Protesting

September 26, 2016 - Segment 2 Our panel of guests looks at the spread of protests across the country following in the footsteps of San Francisco 49ers player Colin Kaepernick
September 1, 2016
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Colin Kaepernick and the National Anthem

August 30, 2016 - Segment 2 - We turn to sports and politics, reflecting upon the actions of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has refused to stand for the playing of the national anthem during games in protest of wrongdoings against African Americans in the United States.
August 26, 2016
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Tengella’s Take

August 26, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the show with our regular weekly feature Tengella's Take with Center for Emerging Media Satirical Commentator Koli Tengella.
August 25, 2016

Ethelbert Miller on Ryan Lochte

August 23, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the show with a commentary by poet and activist E. Ethelbert Miller on Ryan Lochte, an Olympian who lied about being robbed.
August 16, 2016

Black Folk Magic and the Olympics

August 16. 2016 - Segment 2 - We discuss the discourse around race and racism at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and the media narrative around the athletes and the game
August 3, 2016

Sports Commentary: The Olympics

August 3, 2016 - Segment 5 - The Olympics begin this week, so we check in with Dave Zirin for a sports commentary on the Olympics in Rio and Basketball Players in the Movement for Black Lives.
June 21, 2016
NBA Finals

Sports: NBA Finals & Remembering Len Bias

June 20, 2016 - Segment 3 - Last night was game 7 of the NBA finals, and we check in with Alejandro "Ali" Danois, Tariq Touré, and Andre Melton for their input and analysis.
June 8, 2016
Muhammad Ali

Remembering Muhammad Ali (1942-2016)

June 6, 2016 - Segment 1 - We begin the show with a tribute to and remembrance of the life of the great Muhammad Ali, who died this weekend at the age of 74.
May 24, 2016
Preakness 2016 (Credit: buschleaguesports.com)

Sports Roundtable: NBA Finals, The Preakness & More

May 23, 2016 - Segment 4 - We host a Sports Roundtable, checking in on the NBA Finals and the Preakness, with: Andre Melton, co-host of The Flex Zone and board operator at WEAA; and Demarus Dye, sports analyst on The Flex Zone.