Robert Lipsyte / TomDispatchFeb 3, 2020
The commander in chief is the presidential version of a football head coach, leading the way into maybe not just the end zone, but The End. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
Robert Lipsyte / TomDispatchJun 25, 2019
Our increasingly decaying civic society has leaked into the professional sports world. Now, an even more perverse reversal is taking place. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
Kate O'Halloran / TruthdigFeb 25, 2019
Three years after the launch of their semiprofessional league in Australia, female athletes confront a backlash in the media and within the sport. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
Robert Lipsyte / TomDispatchJul 15, 2018
Snatching immigrant babies may have scored some points for the president with his base, but it was never going to light up the scoreboard like tackling black jocks. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
Ilana Novick / TruthdigJun 7, 2018
The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback's legal team wants to determine whether meddling by the president led to his blacklisting by the NFL. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
JESSICA GRESKO and WAYNE PARRY / The Associated PressMay 14, 2018
Despite opposition from the major sports leagues and the administration, the Supreme Court strikes down a law barring betting on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Staff / Truthdig and Robert ScheerApr 29, 2018
Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and Carlson discuss what inspired the documentarian to make a film about the persecuted Nuba tribe and a heroic American doctor. Dig deeper ( 22 Min. Read )
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