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College Football Players as Employees: About This There Should be no Debate

Ellen J. Staurowsky | Posted 04.10.2015 | Sports
Ellen J. Staurowsky

In the final analysis, the distinction between college football players and college debaters is the fact that the industry would like college football players to remain silent. Denying them their rightful status as employees accomplishes just that.

The Truth About Kain Colter's Stand and Why NFL Players Support Him

DeMaurice Smith | Posted 06.08.2014 | Sports
DeMaurice Smith

The NCAA sells and wants college athletes to be a team everywhere except in a room where they can talk about the issues they care about. The truth is that they do not want a team that demands a response from a system that makes millions from their play.

WATCH: College Athlete Union Reps Kain Colter and Ramogi Huma at the Aspen Institute

Keosha Varela | Posted 06.04.2014 | Sports
Keosha Varela

Ramogi Huma, president of the College Athletes Players Association, and former Wildcat quarterback Kain Colter -- leaders of the movement to unionize ...

Administrators Tell College Athletes: Don't Worry, Be Happy

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.31.2014 | Sports
Leo W. Gerard

These young people place their health in jeopardy every time they step on the field. They know that. They love the game, and they're willing to take necessary risks. But they shouldn't be exposed to unnecessary risks. No amount of scholarship money justifies endangering young people needlessly.

Northwestern University Football Players Form Their Own Team

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 04.05.2014 | Sports
Leo W. Gerard

For decades, college football players absorbed some pretty cheap shots from their schools and the NCAA.

The Significance of College Athletes Signing Union Cards

Ellen J. Staurowsky | Posted 04.02.2014 | Sports
Ellen J. Staurowsky

In a player-centered attempt to organize, Northwestern football players have done what the college sport system and American higher education have failed to do over the span of more than a hundred years.