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  • 2017 Congressional Baseball Game
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    2017 Congressional Baseball Game

    C-SPAN presented live coverage from the annual congressional baseball game between Republicans and Democrats. The game took place at Nationals Park one day after Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and three…

    9,761 views
  • Bill Bowerman Collection
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    Bill Bowerman Collection

    Jennifer O’Neal showed items from the University of Oregon’s Bill Bowerman collection. Bill Bowerman was a legendary track and field coach and a co-founder of Nike. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

    143 views
  • Lydia Reeder Discusses emDust Bowl Girlsem
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    Dust Bowl Girls

    Lydia Reeder talked about her book, Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory. She spoke at the 5th annual San Antonio Book Festival.…

    366 views
  • Hearing Focuses on Athlete Safety
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    Athlete's Health and Safety

    Athletes that included Olympic medalist Lauryn Williams, doctors, and officials testified at a hearing on ways to improve the health and safety of athletes. Topics included opioid…

    1,351 views
  • emWhats My Name Foolem
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    What's My Name, Fool?

    Dave Zirin talked about his book What’s My Name, Fool?: Sports and Resistance in the United States, published by Haymarket Books. Author and journalist Dave Zirin makes the case that professional…

    438 views
  • emOpening Dayem
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    Opening Day

    Jonathan Eig talked about his book Opening Day: The Story of Jackie Robinson’s First Season, published by Simon and Schuster. The author contended that Robinson was not the best player in the Negro…

    348 views
  • President Trump Welcomes New England Patriots to the White House
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    2017 Super Bowl Champions White House Visit

    President Trump welcomed and congratulated the New England Patriots for their Super Bowl win in February 2017. The Patriots beat the Atlanta Falcons 34 to 28. Quarterback Tom Brady wasn’t…

    3,070 views
  • New England Patriots Speak to Reporters After White House Ceremony
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    New England Patriots News Conference

    Members of the New England Patriots team spoke to reporters following their meeting with President Trump at the White House.

    602 views
  • Washington Journal Ira Boudway Discusses Concussion Technology and the NFL
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    National Football League and Concussion Technology

    Ira Boudway talked about emerging technologies designed to detect concussion and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and what this means for the National Football League (NFL). He spoke via video…

    177 views
  • Olympic Gymnasts Recount Their Experiences of Sexual Abuse
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    Sexual Abuse and Young Athletes

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing on the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse Act. The bill, intended to prevent the sexual abuse of minors and amateur athletes, was…

    27,395 views
  • Title IX and Gender Discrimination in School Sports
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    Title IX and Gender Discrimination in School Sports

    Sarah Fields talked about the impact of Title IX on equity in school sports and the prevention of gender discrimination. This interview took place at the American Historical Association’s…

    96 views
  • Jesse Owens and the 1936 Berlin Olympics
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    Jesse Owens and the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    Historians talked about about Jesse Owens and his legendary performance in the 1936 Berlin Olympics and how black athletes confronted Nazi white supremacy propaganda during the games.

    186 views
  • Michael Phelps Testifies on Doping in International Sports
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    International Anti-Doping Efforts

    U.S. Olympic athletes Michael Phelps and Adam Nelson were among the witnesses at a hearing on ways to improve and strengthen the international anti-doping system. Mr. Phelps voiced…

    2,001 views
  • SL Price Discusses emPlaying Through the Whistleem
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    Playing Through the Whistle

    S.L. Price talked about his book Playing Through the Whistle: Steel, Football, and an American Town, in which he looks at the death of the steel industry and the subsequent issues that…

    553 views
  • How Teddy Roosevelt Saved Football
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    Teddy Roosevelt and American Football

    John Miller recounts President Theodore Roosevelt’s involvement in the re-imagining of football, which saved the sport from being banned and ultimately led to the creation of the National…

    957 views
  • President Obama Welcomes the Chicago Cubs to the White House
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    2016 World Series Champions

    President Obama welcomed the Chicago Cubs to the White House to honor them for their 2016 World Series victory. He talked about the loyalty of the fans who had waited over 100 years for the…

    543 views
  • Ezra Edelman and David Chang Speak at the Washington Ideas Forum
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    Washington Ideas Forum, Ezra Edelman and David Chang

    Filmmaker Ezra Edelman talked about the making of his ESPN documentary, O.J.: Made in America. He was interviewed by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A video clip was shown. Then chef David Chang…

    71 views
  • Memorial Service for Muhammad Ali 19422016
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    Muhammad Ali Memorial Service

    An interfaith public memorial service for Muhammad Ali was held in his hometown of Louisville, Kentucky, in the KFC Yum! Center. He died June 3, 2016, at age 74. Many notable dignitaries from the…

    2,936 views
  • TechCrunch Hosts Discussion with Jason Robins and David Marcus
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    TechCrunch Disrupt Conference, David Marcus and Jason Robins

    David Marcus, Facebook’s former vice president for messaging products, was interviewed. Then, Jason Robins was interviewed about the recent criminal investigation into employee gambling at his daily fantasy sports…

    80 views
  • Sport and Race in the 1980s
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    Sport and Race in the 1980s

    Matthew Andrews talked about how the racial tensions of the 1980s were reflected in the sports of the era, particularly when white and black athletes faced off in boxing matches and…

    542 views
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