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Contents Acknowledgements Foreword by David Meggyesy xxx Introduction: Sports--An Offer We Cant Refuse xxx 1 It All Starts With Lester Rodney xxx 2 Jackie Robinson and the Politics of Stealing Home xxx 3 Rumble Young Man Rumble: Muhammad Ali and the 1960s xxx 4 The 1968 Olympics Raise the Bar xxx 5 We Just Really Hate to Lose--Unions and Sports xxx 6 In the Shadow of Ali: Sports, War, and Resistance Today xxx 7 Gone With the Wind?: Sports, Race, and the Modern Athlete xxx 8 Taking Care of T.C.B.: Sports, Sexism, and Gay Bashing xxx 9 Games That Bosses Play xxx 10 Stir of Echoes: A New Sporting Resistance? xxx Afterword xxx
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Sports -- Social aspects -- United States.
Sports -- Social aspects.