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Headliner: Evander Kane
May 29 2020
San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane discusses hockey culture, his experiences as a black hockey player and the necessity for pro athletes to speak up about social injustice.
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Dr. Harry Edwards on athletes' social injustice impact
May 29 2020
Dr. Harry Edwards, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, University of California Berkeley joined Writers Bloc to discuss whether there is a right way for athletes to respond to social injustice, problems in our society, how people of other races, in other jobs should react and help and touched on current athletes who have already and continued to use their voices.
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May 29: Evander Kane Joins The Show
May 29 2020
Jeff, Stephen, and Richard host. We discuss the role of athletes of all races in speaking out against social injustices. Sportsnet and NHL Production VP Rob Corte on what sports broadcasts might look like post-pandemic (25:20). ESPN’s John Barr on his upcoming documentary on the life and death of Roy Halladay (51:17). Lakeridge Sports Management […]
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Evander Kane on advocating against social injustice and the importance of hearing athletes' voices
May 29 2020
Evander Kane, NHL Forward with the San Jose Sharks joined Writers Bloc to elaborate on his remarks about the need for prominent athletes to use their platforms to advocate against social injustice, how important it is to hear their voices, how much more we need to create a dialogue to bring it to the forefront in the sport of hockey and in the NHL, and touched on the problems within hockey culture.
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