Olympics: Pandemic problems
The GIST: Two days out from the official start of the 2022 Winter Olympics, and COVID-19 is once again the main character. It is Groundhog Day after all…
February 02, 2022
COVID-19: New year, same virus
The GIST: Yes, it’s 2022, but COVID-19 is still the main character. And while the NFL’s reduced quarantine guidelines have players returning to action more quickly (for better or worse), let’s take stock of what’s happening elsewhere in sports.
January 05, 2022
COVID-19: The beat goes Omicron and on and on
The GIST: Unfortunately, you’ll probably be seeing this section for the foreseeable future. March 2020, is that you?
December 22, 2021
Olympics: Let the boycotts begin
The GIST: On Monday, President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. would conduct a diplomatic boycott of the upcoming Beijing Winter Olympics due to China’s ongoing human rights abuses.
December 08, 2021
Olympics: Spotlight on censorship
The GIST: Less than 80 days out from the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, and China’s human rights abuses are taking center stage.
November 19, 2021
More than gold medals for these deserving Team USA stars
The GIST: From breaking records to changing the conversation around mental health, the GOATs of Team USA did it all in Tokyo.
August 09, 2021