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  1. sports
    Tuberville and Manchin Offer to Fix the College-Sports Money MessFederal legislation on player compensation is needed. But maybe the effort should be led by lawmakers who aren’t so closely aligned with coaches.
  2. the national interest
    Socialize College SportsUniversities need to take their athletics back from the free market.
  3. games
    College Football Is the Wild West NowAs a new season kicks off, it’s clear that the Supreme Court–weakened NCAA isn’t really in charge anymore.
  4. games
    The NCAA Looks Like a Dead Organization WalkingJustice Brett Kavanaugh, of all people, has stuck a dagger into college sports’ unjust business model.
  5. games
    States Are Starting to Fix the NCAA — For the Wrong ReasonsCompetition, not morality, is driving legislation that allows college athletes to make some money.
  6. games
    How Sports Leagues Are Gearing Up for Another Weird SeasonEveryone is hoping for vaccine-enabled normalcy in 2021, but some sports are better positioned than others to wait things out.
  7. games
    The Varsity Blues Scam Shows Paying Athletes Is Cheaper Than Bribing CoachesWhat’s surprising about the college admissions scandal is the going price for college admissions.
  8. How to Pay College Athletes Without Ruining NCAA SportsLess marketization, more protection for overworked athletes.
  9. Everything You Need to Know About the FBI’s College Basketball InvestigationThe feds have exposed the bribery and corruption in the “dark underbelly of college basketball.”
  10. college sports
    UNH Is Spending a Big Donation From a Library Employee on Its Football StadiumBut don’t worry: University administrators are sure that, by the end of his life, he knew what football was.
  11. the national interest
    Women Soccer Players Deserve Equal Pay. So Do Female College Athletes.Joe Nocera only wants to pay the male athletes. Why’s that fair?
  12. Joe Nocera on Why the NCAA Is Like EnronHis book Indentured: The Inside Story of the Rebellion Against the NCAA came out last month.
  13. the national interest
    To Save College Sports, Have Less Free Marketization, Not MoreJoe Nocera’s plan would make college sports more cruel. Here’s how to make it more fair.
  14. college sports
    Football Players at Northwestern Barred From UnionizingThe National Labor Relations Board decided to keep the status quo intact. 
  15. the sports section
    Leitch: Can College Sports Survive Collective Bargaining?College athletics very well might be unfixable; you might have to burn down the whole village.
  16. How Unions Can Save College SportsNot a threat, but a salvation.
  17. the national interest
    Markets Are Not the Solution to the NCAA’s ProblemsA reply to the cynics.