The victory of the referees the greed of the team owners means much more than just a football season getting back on track. There are two big lessons to be learned.
This labor battle has touched off a national debate about the treatment of workers and their unions.
Too often, sports is considered to be yet another venue that exacerbates divisiveness, exhorts nationalism and further inflames existing tensions.
In 2016, Brazil, with its left-center government, will hopefully lessen corporate influence and increase the public's involvement.
If the NCAA believes in making education a priority, then why is it taking away scholarships from up to 80 student athletes over the duration of the penalty?
The landscape of collegiate athletics is changing, and nearly every school that participates in one of the six major conferences is being affected.
My relationship with her is a trying undertaking, a constant struggle. She is a part of my family, and she is a motorcycle. She's taught me a lot about fighting for what's important.
I'm sure that some folks sitting in front of their TVs watching the Super Bowl last week were wondering, "Why does the little working-class town of Green Bay have an NFL franchise?"
Baseball can unite entire cities, but it has a dark side based on extreme exploitation.