#NASSRadio / Aug. 22, 2015

• August 24th, 2015

Looking at the issue of concussion spectrum injuries, debating which Simpsons character the Washington DC NFL team ownership actually is, the terrible investigation at Baylor and lots more!

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#NASSRadio / Aug. 15, 2015

• August 17th, 2015

This week, we're joined in studio by activist and graduate student Gus Wood!

On the show, we look at:
 -Goodell's ability to be made of teflon as his discipline procedures fall down around him
 -The intersection of sport and #BlackLivesMatter as some teams attach themselves to reactionary political responses
 -College teams want players to act like professionals but without the pay or union rights
 -Unionization in the UFC?
...and more!
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#NASSRadio / Aug. 8, 2015

• August 9th, 2015

Hello, sports fans and activists!

Go read the awesome article 'Patrick Kane Is Not Your Friend' as it is a high quality piece on the recent allegations against the Hawks player.
Also on the show...
 -Corporate welfare gets the rails greased in St. Louis
 -Roger Goodell and the NFL's horrendous handling of Deflategate/Ballghazi again leads to more concerns about Goodell's judgment of players
 -We're one year out from the Rio Olympics which is amplifying problematic situations
...and more!
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#NASSRadio / Aug. 1, 2015

• August 1st, 2015

Props to Janae Marie Kroc and Boston activists!

We share our memories of Rowdy Roddy Piper!
Plus, the latest on the O'Bannon trial, our reaction to 'Stich' Duran's firing, Beijing winning the 2022 Winter Olympics and lots more!
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#NASSRadio / Jul. 25, 2015

• July 28th, 2015

The NFL quietly admits its financing defenses of racist bigotry, stadium shenanigans across sports, breaking our long standing rule by paying attention to what Stephen A. Smith and Colin Cowherd said, Cardale Jones again shows why he is one of our favorite athetes...

and lots more on this week's broadcast!
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#NASSRadio / Jul. 18, 2015

• July 19th, 2015

The transmitter is back up and we are back on the air!

Professor Adrian Burgos Jr. of the University of Illinois joins us to talk about his recent article on the Selig Rule and how MLB should be addressing this issue.
PLUS: A review of the ESPYs, Roger Goodell getting pushback for misuse of his authority, the Washington DC franchise faces another setback and lots, lots more!
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#NASSRadio / Jul. 4, 2015

• July 6th, 2015

This week's leftist sports radio!

  • our reflections on July 4
  • NASCAR continuing to try to get it right with #TakeItDown
  • stadium shenanigans across pro sports
  • another lawsuit about UIUC athletics
  • Robbie Rogers with a fantastic article on the need of male athletes to express solidarity with the Women's World Cup
  • hockey and international news
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#NASSRadio / Jun. 27, 2015

• June 28th, 2015

The sports world reacts to the Supreme Court ruling on marriage!

Surprising allies join the growing chorus to #TakeIt Down!
Plus, stadium shenanigans across the country and NHL fans win a legal challenge against the league!
...and more!
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#NASSRadio / Jun. 20, 2015

• June 28th, 2015

Joining us on the show is Molly McLay, the Assistant Director of the University of Illinois Women's Resources Center. This is a very powerful and nuanced discussion about important intersections between sport and political issues.

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#NASSRadio / Jun. 6, 2015

• June 6th, 2015

We're back!

Talking legal protections for cheerleaders, stadium shenanigans across the country, shaming corporate sponsors for endorsing FIFA slavery in Qatar and tons more!
Check us out on iTunes, Podbean or Stitcher Radio!
104.5 fm WRFU-LP Urbana, IL
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