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Is the NFL’s security policy sufficient?

The National Football League (NFL) took a hit today, but this time it was not on the field but rather in the parking lot. An unidentified man was killed today in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, … Continue reading

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Shedding the notion of Ableism

In the required reading “Hoops and Wheels” by Ronald J. Berger, Berger outlines a different form of discrimination: ableism. Ableism is described by the author as able bodied athletes being perceived by people as superior while disabled athletes are viewed … Continue reading

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University of Alabama students targetted by policymakers

The University of Alabama has left several students to reconsider the term “southern hospitality”. According to College Football Talk, twenty University of Alabama student groups (yes, twenty) will not be attending the Alabama vs. Tennessee football game Saturday night in … Continue reading

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