Clipping Racism [Don’t Bait Me!]

Donald Sterling has been exposed as racist, what now? by Imogen Sian Edwards It’s the playoff. If you are a basketball fan like me and countless other sleep deprived lunatics, you’ll be up at one in the morning desperately refreshing a dodgy internet stream to watch a match up that will occur seven times. Imagine my… Read More

What if Jason Collins, the first openly gay man to play in the NBA was Muslim?

by Khaled A. Beydoun Every Friday after playing hours of basketball, Jihad packs his duffel bag and heads to the Mosque for the traditional afternoon prayer.  Commingling with familiar faces at the Mosque offers him community, and prayer the spiritual exercise his love for basketball provides his wiry yet muscular frame. With brothers to his… Read More