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From the Basement: a downfall of olympic proportions

From the Basement: a downfall of olympic proportions

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

January 24, 2018

From the Basement is a weekly column in which The Hullabaloo Sports team discusses its opinion on contemporary sports issues. Michigan State and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was renowned and beloved by many for his work for decades. For more than 20 years, Nassar stood at the side of athletes for three Olympic showings. In a matter of days, this seemingly stable reputation ...

Staff editorial: When it comes to pervasive culture of sexual abuse, students must not stay silent

November 15, 2017

It seems that the past several months have been riddled with reports of sexual misconduct, harassment and abuse in spaces ranging from Hollywood film sets to the Alabama Supreme Court. Any lens that views a gendered and sexualized system of power abuse as beginning recently, however, is terribly ahistoric....