I was having a conversation with a gentleman the other day about why the swimmer Simone Manuel’s gold medal winning performance in the Rio Olympics was such a big deal among so many A... Read more
African-American athletes have a storied history in the Olympic Games. Consider that in the 1908 Summer Olympics, only one black athlete was able to take gold representing a country... Read more
By Rickey Hampton, For The African-American Athlete, Certainly, one of the great traditions of the sport occurs among America’s 106 Historically Black Colleges and Universities. There... Read more
Should college athletes at Power 5 schools be paid?
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