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The Critical Mass

St. Louis at Washington: Racism as the Game of the Week As five of the St. Louis Rams ran onto the field for the start of the game last Sunday, they paused for a moment to raise their hands in the air. A now-familiar sign of protest from Ferguson, Mo. “Hands up. Don’t shoot.” As […]

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The Critical Mass

Your 21st century NFL The most-important player in football today is an unemployed NFL punter. Even if you haven’t watched a single play this season – and I’m proud to say I haven’t – you may know Chris Kluwe. He’s the Minnesota Vikings punter who was an outspoken and effective spokesman for gay rights. He […]

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