Saturday, 21 July 2012
A little introduction
There is an undeniable and intangible link between Politics, Race and Sports. This blog is aimed at further understanding and exploring these intersections and the ways in which they impact each other. Whether it American Football teams defying the lores of segregation in the deep south during the 1960's, or it is a series of allegations of racism on football pitches in the UK, when racism and sports combine, governments need to be seen responding, one way or the other, and usually how they respond holds implications for the future of race relations outside of sports.
Granted, to some this sounds rather academic and dull, but for those sports lovers such as myself, or race relations enthusiasts I hope you will enjoy my posts and keep reading!