Robert Worthington examines Marcos Alonso’s decision to stop taking the knee.
racism in sport
Racists Running Amok – But Football Will Fight Back
Racists Running Amok – But Football Will Fight Back Rhys Wallis discusses the recent scrutiny on racist abuse in football, and what needs to change. Racism and abuse is, unfortunately, nothing new in football, but this summer saw it well and truly rear its ugly head once more. After a year and a bit with […]
Using Sport as a Method of Political Activism
Using Sport as a Method of Political Activism Jack Walton discusses the place sport has in today’s political landscape. Do you remember the good old days? Front Page of The Sun, The Mail and The Sunday Sport; Freddie Flintoff boozing, WAG’s a-wagging, Wayne Rooney being the thick thug it was decided he was. British sport […]
Black History Month – Tackling Racism in Football
After England’s most recent international was marred by yet more racist chanting, Print Screen Editor Jonathan Chern reflects on the cause and the complacent combat of football, sport and society’s entrenched issue.