Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Penn State scandal and sports in America


THE SCANDAL currently enveloping Pennsylvania State University’s football program, involving alleged child abuse by a former coach at the school, has dominated the American media for the past week. Continue reading

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The exploits in Guadalajara

Reflections of Fidel Castro

I AM TAKING a brief pause in my political analyses to dedicate this space to the exploits of our Cuban athletes at the Sixteenth Pan-American Games.

The Olympic Games and the international sports competitions revolving around them and which arouse such interest for billions of persons, have a beautiful history that should be remembered not for having been abused. Continue reading

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