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Athlete boycott halts sports in response to Jacob Blake shooting

athlete boycott

Owen Scher, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2020

Last week, professional sports in the U.S. stopped for the second time this year due to an athlete boycott. The first time, it was the COVID-19 pandemic that halted most sports globally. This pandemic, perhaps the most unifying event recorded in human history, necessitated limited interaction between...

From The Basement: The struggle between sports fame and first amendment rights

From The Basement: The struggle between sports fame and first amendment rights

Shea Dobson, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018

From the Basement is a weekly column in which the Hullabaloo Sports team discusses its opinion on contemporary sports issues. LeBron James is nothing less than a superstar. He has unquestionably been the face of basketball for more than a decade. At this point, he may even be the face of professional ...