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The university plans to honor the 50th anniversary of Joe Paterno’s first game as head football coach. Have those taking this let-bygones-be-bygones attitude forgotten about the sex-abuse scandal that happened on his watch?

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Last week, a regional office of the National Labor Relations Board became the first government agency to officially acknowledge what everyone in the country outside the NCAA already knew: College athletes are cheap labor for a $16 billion business disguised as a nonprofit educational enterprise.Last week, a regional office of the National Labor Relations Board acknowledged that college athletes are cheap labor for a $16 billion business disguised as a nonprofit educational enterprise.

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An effort to form a players union in college isn't about money -- yet Nevertheless, it’s naive to think that giving the athletes a tiny percentage of the proceeds will clean up so corrupt a systemAn effort to form a players union in college isn't about money—yet.

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