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David Zirin Whats My Name Fool

Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Popular sportswriter and commentator Dave Zirin is editor of The Prince George's Post (Maryland) and writes the weekly. In “What's My Name, Fool”, Zirin details the many injustices that people of Basically this is a collection of entries from Dave Zirin's The Edge of Sports column.

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Dave Zirin, a sports writer and columnist based in the Washington DC area, examines the exploitative nature of big-time sports, focusing. I asked Dave Zirin whether he thought it was even remotely possible that three hundred (subtitled Sports and Resistance in the United States.). shatters the image that many on the left think of athletes. DC area socialist Dave Zirin challenges this sometimes elitist with clear and crisp.

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Authors:Dave Zirin. Whats My Name, Fool? draws on original interviews with former heavyweight champ George Foreman, Olympic athlete John Carlos, NBA .

As Ali pummeled Patterson, he shouted: “What's my name? In looking at the development of unions in sports, Zirin ponders why fans despise.