"I wouldn't sweat too much what it is, where it is or what you're doing, as long as you're learning [and growing]." -Melanie Whelan
The University of Alabama Crimson Tide football team won its fourth national title in seven years under coach Nick Saban. For his part in winning the College Football Playoff (CFP) National championship, Saban is set to earn $525,000 in bonuses, which would bring his total 2015-16 season compensation to $7.5 million. Besides Saban's massive paycheck,… Continue reading The NCAA and the Perpetuation of White Supremacy
Earlier today (November 9, 2015), University of Missouri President, Timothy M. Wolfe, tendered his resignation following a meeting with the University Board of Curators. Tim Wolfe's forced and welcomed resignation was largely due to professional negligence and mishandling of multiple incidents that highlighted a systemic and sordid history of documented racial inequality at the University… Continue reading Tim Wolfe, College Athletics, and The Neo-Plantation Mentality
Although I do not spend my weekends viewing NFL games, if I had any inclination to do so this season, then the recent release of Tim Tebow by the Philadelphia Eagles organization has cemented my decision not to consider the idea. I understand that Tebow is not a top tier NFL QB; however, he's a… Continue reading Tim Tebow’s Last Hurrah?