Michael Vick’s America: Redemption of the Pawns

Michael Vick has signed a $100 million contract to play for the Philadelphia Eagles over the next six years. Coming on the heels of a lengthy prison sentence and status as a third-string quarterback for the Eagles just a season ago, this mega-contract is part of, according to Ashley Fox at ESPN, “an amazing, redemptive […]

Misogyny and the 2011 Super Bowl !

What kind of society do we live in, when under age prostitutes can be exploited on a gigantic scale at the nation’s most celebrated sporting event? And this happens year after year? Last season’s super bowl featured commercials whose themes included the disrespect of women, even to the point of violence against women. In quarterback […]