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Millionaire Coaches and Republican Blowhards Have Derailed the Fight for Equity in College Football

1 month ago   |   By The New Republic

It doesn't take much to defang a movement. Last week , a group of college athletes in the Pac-12 Conference released a list of demands to create an equitable work environment. The list included the ability to hold schools liable for breaking any agreed upon medical measures, the right to sit out the 2020-21 season without losing eligibility, and a 50 percent share of the conference's annual revenue-comparable with deals negotiated by players unions in the National Football League and National Basketball Association. The call for a fair, professional work environment in college athletics...
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