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Dave Zirin

Dave Zirin, is an Israeli-American political sportswriter. He is the sports editor for 'The Nation', a weekly progressive magazine dedicated to politics and culture, and writes a blog named 'Edge of Sports: the weekly sports column by Dave Zirin'. As of January 2017, he has authored nine books. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Dave Zirin has 10 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Speech as an Editor for the Prince George's Post, MD. The year with the most videos was 2010 with two videos. Most common tags: Sports/Athletes, African Americans.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2009 - Present Editor, Sports, [Nation, The] Videos: 8 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Editor, [Prince George's Post], MD Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • Sports and Social Justice

    Sports and Social Justice

    The AFL-CIO hosted a panel discussion analyzing the role of professional athletes in advocating for racial and social justice.…

  • <em>Brazil's Dance with the Devil</em>

    Brazil's Dance with the Devil

    Dave Zirin talked about his book, Brazil’s Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy, in…

  • <em>Game Over</em>

    Game Over

    Dave Zirin, sports columnist for The Nation, spoke about the intersection of politics and sports. His essays ranged from soccer…

  • Safety Risks in Youth Football, Part 2

    Safety Risks in Youth Football, Part 2

    A panel featuring athletes, administrators, doctors, journalists and football industry representatives considered the health safety…

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