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Sports Bites: Arthur Miller & Art Caplan – The Not So Super Bowl

Sports Bites: Arthur Miller & Art Caplan – The Not So Super Bowl

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2013 1

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Make no mistakes, the sport is under attack.

Make no mistakes, the sport is under attack.

Sports and Society Administrator January 30, 2013 0

By: Robert Boland | National Football Post January 29, 2013 There have been increasing indications that the game of football is being politicized, turned into a wedge issue by various factions. When President Barack

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Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures as Athletes Turn to Faulty PEDS

Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures as Athletes Turn to Faulty PEDS

Arthur Caplan January 30, 2013 0

  What do antler horn extract and pyramid stickers have in common?  Apparently they are both being peddled to college and professional athletes as “alternatives” to performance enhancing drugs. One might be tempted to

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A Landmark Ruling for Disabled Students in Sports

A Landmark Ruling for Disabled Students in Sports

Sports and Society Administrator January 29, 2013 0

By PHILIP ELLIOTT | Associated Press
Fri Jan 25, 2013 The U.S. Department of Education has ruled that schools must make “reasonable modifications” to ensure that disabled students have an equal opportunity to participate in school sports. Many

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Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Wayne McDonnell – Heroes & Idols

Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Wayne McDonnell – Heroes & Idols

Sports and Society Administrator January 28, 2013 0

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Obama Administration: Playing Sports Is Now A Civil Right

Obama Administration: Playing Sports Is Now A Civil Right

Lee Igel January 28, 2013 0

The United States Department of Education has released a guidance requiring schools to make “reasonable modifications” to include students with disabilities in mainstream athletics programs or provide parallel options. That may sound like just

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A Final Heartfelt Tribute for “Stan the Man”

A Final Heartfelt Tribute for “Stan the Man”

Wayne McDonnell January 27, 2013 0

Exactly one week after Stan Musial had closed his eyes for the final time and peacefully concluded his exemplary life that spanned over nine decades, thousands gathered to pay their final respects at both

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Recent Scandals Demonstrate the Need for College Athletes to be Paid

Recent Scandals Demonstrate the Need for College Athletes to be Paid

Sports and Society Administrator January 24, 2013 0

Dan Wetzel | Yahoo News January 23, 2013 Recent investigations regarding inappropriate donations to the University of Miami football team serve to demonstrate the hypocrisy of college athletes not getting paid. While the NCAA

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Sports Bites: Arthur Caplan and Arthur Miller – Lance Armstrong

Sports Bites: Arthur Caplan and Arthur Miller – Lance Armstrong

Sports and Society Administrator January 23, 2013 0

Arthur Miller and Arthur Caplan discuss Lance Armstrong on Sports Bites

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Friends and Colleagues Pay Tribute to a Giant of American Labor

Friends and Colleagues Pay Tribute to a Giant of American Labor

Wayne McDonnell January 23, 2013 0

On the day where America observes the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., the Major League Baseball Players Association gathered to pay homage to another extraordinary leader, teacher and mentor at New York

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