Anti-Social

Racism in the NFL? Professor Richard Lapchick

February 13, 2022 Tony Winton & Thom Mozloom Season 4 Episode 14
Anti-Social
Racism in the NFL? Professor Richard Lapchick
Show Notes

THIS SUPER BOWL SUNDAY, the National Football League is awash in fresh controversy. A  lawsuit claims the organization's hiring practices are racially biased -- it was filed by a fired black Miami Dolphins head coach, Brian Flores. The NFL and the Dolphins say the allegations are without merit. 

Our guest is professor Richard Lapchick, a na tional expert who's studied diversity in sport and is the director of the Institute for Diversity and ethics in Sport that rates efforts to improve diversity.

We ask him how bad the problem is, why it exists, and what might be done to makes sports more diverse. 


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