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Edge of Sports

By Dave Zirin / The Nation

Where sports and politics collide, hosted by Nation magazine Sports Editor Dave Zirin

  1. 1.
    The Attack on Trans Athletes03/18/2019
    45:03
  2. 2.
    Robert Kraft: A Different Perspective 03/11/2019
    41:50
  3. 3.
    Will The Caps on Major League Heads Be Union Made?03/01/2019
    41:00
  4. 4.
    Cubs Ownership Has a Racism Problem02/11/2019
    45:20
  5. 5.
    The Worst Super Bowl Ever02/06/2019
    36:19
  6. 6.
    The Imagination of Martellus Bennett01/28/2019
    39:09
  7. 7.
    Talking NCAA Football Unions w/ Kain Colter01/22/2019
    1:00:07
  8. 8.
    NFL Coaching Hires: How Racist Is This League? 01/14/2019
    48:55
  1. 9.
    Chicago Bill Siegel: The Greatest12/18/2018
    36:08
  2. 10.
    Dark Knight: Bob Knight’s Last Days at Indiana 12/10/2018
    52:09
  3. 11.
    Heading a Hoops Conference In Era of Big Football12/03/2018
    44:12
  4. 12.
    Nike & the Modern Neoliberal University11/12/2018
    52:40
  5. 13.
    LA Olympics: Draped in Disgrace11/05/2018
    56:16
  6. 14.
    Babe Ruth & the Birth of Modern Celebrity10/29/2018
    49:27
  7. 15.
    How the NCAA Gaslights America10/22/2018
    47:30
  8. 16.
    Edge of Sports NBA Season Preview10/16/2018
    1:07:37
  9. 17.
    Sports, Rape Culture & Brett Kavanaugh (TW)10/08/2018
    44:57
  10. 18.
    The Power of Sports Fans10/01/2018
    32:58
  11. 19.
    Live With Author/Activist Kevin Powell09/24/2018
    1:44:05
  12. 20.
    Serena Williams & The Policing Of Anger09/17/2018
    30:40
  13. 21.
    Colin Kaepernick & The Perils of the Swoosh09/10/2018
    1:05:34
  14. 22.
    The Predictable Scandals of Urban Meyer08/30/2018
    45:44
  15. 23.
    The Samoan Pipeline To The NFL 08/06/2018
    35:51
  16. 24.
    Royce White on Mental Heath [Trigger Warning]07/23/2018
    37:57
  17. 25.
    Deconstructing Les Bleus07/16/2018
    33:23
  18. 26.
    The World Cup & Remembering John McNamara 07/02/2018
    51:28
  19. 27.
    The Politics of the 2018 World Cup06/18/2018
    44:38
  20. 28.
    The Hidden Queer History Behind “A League of Their Own”06/11/2018
    36:27
  21. 29.
    The Greatest ‘What-Ifs’ In Sports History06/04/2018
    45:36
  22. 30.
    The NFL Anthem Mess: Putting Out a Fire With Kerosene05/28/2018
    44:54
  23. 31.
    Can’t Eat A Medal: Black Women Athletes Under Jim Crow05/16/2018
    51:59
  24. 32.
    The Singularity of LeBron James05/08/2018
    51:33
  25. 33.
    Too Much Testosterone? The Discrimination Women Face in International Sports05/01/2018
    49:15
  26. 34.
    Talking Court Justice & Kaepernick with Michael McCann04/25/2018
    39:39
  27. 35.
    Can a Feminist Revolution Save Women's Soccer in South America?04/17/2018
    40:04
  28. 36.
    Dr. King's Legacy of Sports & Politics04/10/2018
    35:07
  29. 37.
    Why Minor League Baseball Needs To Organize04/03/2018
    33:02
  30. 38.
    Royce White: The Truth About the NBA & Mental Health03/21/2018
    56:39
  31. 39.
    Why Athlete Activists Matter03/13/2018
    43:37
  32. 40.
    The End Of March Madness?03/06/2018
    1:00:12
  33. 41.
    Talking NCAA Scandals & Black Panther 02/27/2018
    1:08:50
  34. 42.
    Andrew Brandt on Kaepernick and the Business of the NFL02/20/2018
    54:57
  35. 43.
    Sacred Forests: The Olympics Land on South Korea02/13/2018
    33:55
  36. 44.
    "Fly Eagles Fly": Activist Players Win Super Bowl02/07/2018
    39:24
  37. 45.
    USA Gymnastics & Michigan State: What's Next?01/30/2018
    46:48
  38. 46.
    Aaron Maybin: From NFL Athlete to Baltimore Art Teacher01/23/2018
    34:26
  39. 47.
    10 Days To Shake The Super Bowl01/16/2018
    37:05
  40. 48.
    Big-Time Sports in the Big Apple01/09/2018
    48:16
  41. 49.
    The Heritage of the Black Athlete12/26/2017
    43:50
  42. 50.
    The Washington RedHAWKS Culture Jam12/19/2017
    40:41
  43. 51.
    Understanding the Split in the NFL Players Movement12/12/2017
    1:05:58
  44. 52.
    Maya Moore Talks Mass Incarceration11/30/2017
    54:52
  45. 53.
    Basketball in the Golden State with Legendary NBA Scribe Jack McCallum11/21/2017
    1:11:42
  46. 54.
    Militarism & Sports11/15/2017
    35:34
  47. 55.
    Judah Friedlander: America is #111/07/2017
    35:53
  48. 56.
    #MeToo: Sexual Assault & Sports11/01/2017
    1:04:32
  49. 57.
    Three Generations of Athlete Activists10/24/2017
    1:01:08
  50. 58.
    Talking Collusion & Mental Health with Royce White10/17/2017
    1:03:18
  51. 59.
    NBA & Player Protest: A Collision Course?10/10/2017
    1:27:57
  52. 60.
    "U BUM!" Sports, Trump, & Resistance09/27/2017
    1:03:10
  53. 61.
    Sports Can Unlearn Toxic Masculinity09/19/2017
    38:48
  54. 62.
    Houston's Field of Schemes09/12/2017
    42:39
  55. 63.
    Inside New York City's #IStandWithKap Rally08/29/2017
    45:45
  56. 64.
    Yawkey Way's Name Change & The Art of Pro Wrestling08/22/2017
    56:14
  57. 65.
    The Deportation of Teen Soccer Star Lizandro Claros08/15/2017
    32:51
  58. 66.
    The NFL's Concussion Calamity08/01/2017
    1:00:15
  59. 67.
    Inside Colin Kaepernick's Trip to Africa07/25/2017
    58:24
  60. 68.
    Viva Baseball: The Latino Pageantry of Miami's 2017 All-Star Game07/18/2017
    45:41
  61. 69.
    NBA Free Agency Madness & the Strength of Kaepernick's Silence07/04/2017
    50:40
  62. 70.
    How an Anti-Racist Lawsuit Empowered the Most Racist Brand in Sports06/27/2017
    45:39
  63. 71.
    L.A. vs. the Olympics06/20/2017
    58:54
  64. 72.
    Donté Stallworth Explains the World06/13/2017
    57:30
  65. 73.
    Frank Deford: The Lost Interview06/06/2017
    30:28
  66. 74.
    Etan Thomas on Kaepernick Protests & A Radical Plan to Change the NCAA05/30/2017
    1:03:44
  67. 75.
    How Do NFL Blackballings Work?05/23/2017
    59:18
  68. 76.
    Colin Kaepernick Vs. Systemic Oppression05/16/2017
    1:04:50
  69. 77.
    John Angelos on the Orioles and Racist Incident at Fenway05/09/2017
    51:18
  70. 78.
    21st Century Trailblazer: Talking Sports & Politics With Ibtihaj Muhammad05/02/2017
    56:34
  71. 79.
    Anatomy of a Train Wreck: The Patriots White House Visit with "The Football Girl" Melissa Jacobs04/25/2017
    1:01:15
  72. 80.
    The Raiders Are Going To Vegas!? 04/18/2017
    1:09:06
  73. 81.
    Hari Kondabolu on Baseball: ‘I’m Going to Throw This 100-Mile-per-Hour Missile at Your Head’04/11/2017
    56:44
  74. 82.
    How To Win A Sports Strike04/04/2017
    36:17
  75. 83.
    Colin Kaepernick vs. Donald Trump03/28/2017
    39:58
  76. 84.
    ESPN’s Jemele Hill on Hosting SportsCenter and Dealing With the Haters03/21/2017
    51:23
  77. 85.
    FightPlan: Muhammad Ali vs Donald Trump03/13/2017
    42:53
  78. 86.
    The Enduring Legacy of 'Hoop Dreams'03/07/2017
    42:38
  79. 87.
    The Politics Beneath the Super Bowl with Sekou Smith02/08/2017
    33:47
  80. 88.
    The Brady/Trump Nexus with Melissa Jacobs of SI02/01/2017
    38:59
  81. 89.
    Defending Title IX with Nancy Hogshead-Makar01/25/2017
    38:18
  82. 90.
    The Time Is Now: John Carlos LIVE on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.01/21/2017
    39:52
  83. 91.
    Michael Bennett LIVE in Seattle01/11/2017
    52:58
  84. 92.
    Chris Webber: Beats, Hoops and Life01/05/2017
    58:39
  85. 93.
    Jan 5 in Seattle: Dave Zirin & Michael Bennett12/30/2016
    0:25
  86. 94.
    Hoops and Harm with Jack McCallum12/22/2016
    59:00
  87. 95.
    Hide Your Kids: Patrick Hruby vs. High School Football12/16/2016
    38:28
  88. 96.
    How The Feds Executed My Parents: Michael Meeropol, Son of The Rosenbergs12/09/2016
    33:38
  89. 97.
    Sole By The Pound: Sonny Vaccaro on NCAA Sham Amatuerism12/01/2016
    44:35
  90. 98.
    Next Week: Sonny Vaccaro11/23/2016
    1:03
  91. 99.
    Dr. Harry Edwards On The Athlete-Activist Under Trump11/16/2016
    35:52
  92. 100.
    Going Full Dissident with Howard Bryant11/11/2016
    30:59
  93. 101.
    Lifelines, Not Pipelines: Jesse Jackson & Jackie Keeler11/02/2016
    1:05:14
  94. 102.
    Institutional Betrayal: Jessica Luther on Josh Brown, College Football and the Politics of Rape10/26/2016
    50:16
  95. 103.
    Say Everything: John Cusack on Kaepernick, The Cubs, Snowden & Things that Can and Cannot Be Said10/21/2016
    49:02
  96. 104.
    Not In My Locker Room: DeAndre Levy of the Detroit Lions Speaks Out10/15/2016
    42:37
  97. 105.
    Walter Beach to Colin Kaepernick: Black Radicals in Sports10/06/2016
    44:32
  98. 106.
    John Carlos: “Follow Kaepernick to the Rainbow”09/28/2016
    57:52
  99. 107.
    Bob Costas on Covering Kaepernick and the Olympics09/22/2016
    1:25:46
  100. 108.
    Face-to-Face with Olympian Feyisa Lilesa and the NFL's Weekend of Dissent09/14/2016
    30:54
  101. 109.
    The Fire Last Time: Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf09/07/2016
    43:02
  102. 110.
    Swimming With Sharks: Kaepernick's Protest, Backlash and Resistance08/31/2016
    48:26
  103. 111.
    Breaking: Colin Kaepernick and the backlash he faces. Guest: NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith08/27/2016
    21:21
  104. 112.
    Real Olympic Drama: Caster Semenya, Feyisa Lilesa and Rio08/26/2016
    45:40
  105. 113.
    The Other Olympic Rio with Favela Activist Theresa Williamson08/19/2016
    41:15
  106. 114.
    Live from Olympic Rio: O Bom, O Mau, O Feio08/14/2016
    31:36
  107. 115.
    Road To Rio, Russia, and The Grief Of The Khans08/04/2016
    33:10
  108. 116.
    The Politics of Basketball ...or... Keeping Adam Silver Honest07/26/2016
    38:25
  109. 117.
    The Premature Activist Athlete: Royce White on the ESPYs opening07/20/2016
    38:52
  110. 118.
    Athletic Revolt and #BlackLivesMatter with Scoop Jackson07/13/2016
    44:21
  111. 119.
    Kevin Durant Chooses His Own Adventure07/08/2016
    1:03:15
  112. 120.
    Goodbye, Champ: A Final Tribute to Muhammad Ali07/01/2016
    41:23
  113. 121.
    LeBron’s Champion Cavaliers & Sports After Orlando06/23/2016
    39:32
  114. 122.
    Muhammad Ali's Funeral: Live From Louisville06/16/2016
    34:52
  115. 123.
    Muhammad Ali's Politics of Faith06/09/2016
    35:21
  116. 124.
    Bob Lipsyte: Writing Black Superman’s Obituary06/09/2016
    43:39
  117. 125.
    Chuck D Honors Ali: “He Grabbed the Mic and He Rhymed.”06/07/2016
    28:28
  118. 126.
    Roller Derby Star Fifi Nomenon on Being Trans in Texas06/03/2016
    21:18
  119. 127.
    Clap Back on WaPo's Bad Poll with Jacqueline Keeler05/27/2016
    39:17
  120. 128.
    The Olympics and the Battle for Rio's Future05/20/2016
    50:45
  121. 129.
    Roger Waters and The Occupation of the American Mind05/13/2016
    49:41
  122. 130.
    Michael Sam: The first openly gay man in the NFL looks back, plans ahead05/05/2016
    37:45
  123. 131.
    Glenn Greenwald, the Rio Olympics & Our Tribute to Prince04/29/2016
    41:28
  124. 132.
    Student Athletes vs. Nike Sweatshops: Isabelle Teare of Georgetown Sailing04/22/2016
    44:41
  125. 133.
    Robert Lipsyte Suffers No Fools, Takes No Prisoners04/15/2016
    1:09:25
  126. 134.
    Ken Burns: "Jackie Robinson is a true, authentic hero because he is complex."04/06/2016
    32:16
  127. 135.
    Remembering Miles & Phife with Don Cheadle & Bobbito Garcia03/31/2016
    47:11
  128. 136.
    Judah Friedlander03/25/2016
    51:21
  129. 137.
    Dr. Harry Edwards on NCAAs: Stop the Madness of March03/16/2016
    37:27
  130. 138.
    Mick Foley: Reach for the Ring & Smell the Roses Simultaneously03/10/2016
    48:58
  131. 139.
    #NerdlandForever and Hall Of Famers Willie Lanier & Ken Houston03/04/2016
    44:38
  132. 140.
    John Carlos & Wyomia Tyus LIVE from Cal State East Bay02/25/2016
    1:00:28
  133. 141.
    Martina Navratilova: The Refusal to Go Backward02/18/2016
    38:15
  134. 142.
    Super Bowl Aftermath: Beyoncé, Cam Newton, and "Unapologetic Blackness"02/12/2016
    38:14
  135. 143.
    Noam Chomsky Super Bowl Special & Cam Newton: The Bridge to Somewhere02/04/2016
    42:48
  136. 144.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Video Out Now01/29/2016
    49:10
  137. 145.
    Who Killed Lawrence Phillips?01/22/2016
    48:25
  138. 146.
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: A Beautiful Mind01/13/2016
    49:49
  139. 147.
    Next Week: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar01/06/2016
    15:10
  140. 148.
    State of The Sports Union & The Best Guests Of 201512/31/2015
    46:17
  141. 149.
    A Chamique Holdsclaw Christmas12/24/2015
    30:04
  142. 150.
    'Concussion' Author Jeanne Marie Laskas12/17/2015
    30:46
  143. 151.
    NBA Champs Craig Hodges & Samaki Walker Speak Out12/10/2015
    43:29
  144. 152.
    Orioles Owner John Angelos Gets Real11/26/2015
    37:57
  145. 153.
    The Soul of Sports After Paris & Beirut11/19/2015
    35:31
  146. 154.
    John Legend, Paul Hewitt on Missouri Tigers Football Strike11/11/2015
    51:30
  147. 155.
    Chuck D of Public Enemy on LeBron, Ali, ... and Pilates?11/04/2015
    35:12
  148. 156.
    Edge of Sports Podcast Wed, 07 Oct 201510/07/2015
    41:49
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Thu, 01 Oct 201510/01/2015
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Thu, 17 Sep 201509/17/2015
    44:18
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Thu, 10 Sep 201509/10/2015
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Sat, 29 Aug 201508/29/2015
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Thu, 20 Aug 201508/20/2015
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    Edge of Sports Podcast Thu, 06 Aug 201508/06/2015
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