Book Discussion on Welcome to the Terrordome

Dave Zirin talked about his book, Welcome to the Terrordome: The Pain, Politics, and Promise of Sports. Sports writer Zirin examined the… read more

Dave Zirin talked about his book, Welcome to the Terrordome: The Pain, Politics, and Promise of Sports. Sports writer Zirin examined the line between contemporary politics and sports, including the death of football player turned special operations soldier Pat Tillman, and what he argues are the racist underpinnings of sports commentary. After his presentation he responded to audience members' questions.  close

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Book Discussion on Welcome to the Terrordome

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200145-1
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Public Affairs Event
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La Jolla, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 19, 2007

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  • Aug 12, 2007 | 9:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2007 | 7:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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