Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Your Call 071107 The Politics of Sports

If you want to make a better world, is every minute you spend watching sports a minute squandered? On the next Your Call, we talk with radical sports reporter, Dave Zirin. His new book, "Welcome to the Terrordome: The Pain, Politics and Promise of Sports," is just out. Sports gives people an avenue to discuss race, money, fairness and lets strangers celebrate together, but is the wall-to-wall attention to sports just another example of how we're being "entertained to death"? Is there something to be gained by progressives taking part in the national conversation about sports? It's Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

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