The struggle of Syrian refugees in Lebanon
Baltimore: Race, riots and the media
After 74 people were killed in a riot in Port Said, football fans have united in the face of police inaction.
16 Feb 2012 06:12 GMT | Egypt, Israel
More than just a football star, Socrates was also a fearless dissenter against Brazil's military dictatorship.
14 Dec 2011 13:12 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, Spain, United States
The end of the NBA lockout has left fans disappointed over the delay and the money sharing of the 1 per cent.
29 Nov 2011 15:03 GMT
Sympathies for Joe Paterno, former Penn State coach, are blinded by the real issue of overlooking child abuse.
Dave Zirin | 22 Nov 2011 11:18 GMT
An assistant football coach at Penn State has been charged with child rape, but higher-ups looked the other way.
Dave Zirin | 10 Nov 2011 13:04 GMT
The strong political statement that was made on Mexico's Olympic Games podium is still relevant today.
Dave Zirin | 30 Sep 2011 11:40 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Mexico, Rhodesia, South Africa
Intense public interest proves there is a market for women's sports beyond the sometimes raunchy magazine spreads.
Dave Zirin | 18 Jul 2011 13:41 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Brazil, Japan, United States
A tribute to American footballer John Mackey, who fought for the rights of players as individuals - not commodities.
Dave Zirin | 16 Jul 2011 10:42 GMT
The Dodgers team has a long, iconic history in America - making it hard for fans to accept the fact they are bankrupt.
Dave Zirin | 29 Jun 2011 13:24 GMT | US & Canada, Jamaica, Malaysia, United States
On June 20, 1967, the great Muhammad Ali was convicted in Houston for refusing induction in the US armed forces.
Dave Zirin | 21 Jun 2011 13:50 GMT | US & Canada, Algeria, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guyana
Only in a world so upside down could the "Beautiful Game" be used as an instrument of Islamophobia.
Dave Zirin | 09 Jun 2011 11:52 GMT | US & Canada, Jordan, United States
Jewish scholar Robert S Wistrich on whether all criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic, and the root causes of Islamophobia
Politics, Israel, Palestine
101 East enters the world of Sabah's stateless children, who spend their lives on the run from authorities.
Child rights, Malaysia, Human Rights
We meet Chinese conservationists working to protect the world's only freshwater porpoise from extinction.
Environment, China, Wildlife
The politics and coverage of xenophobia in South Africa; and TV regulation in the UK ahead of a contentious election.
Media, Africa, South Africa