When sports and politics collide on the social field of play

In fractious times, like today, we need everyone – including athletes – to speak out when they see injustice and inequality

When sports and politics collide on the social field of playSports and politics have intersected in nasty fashion, thanks to U.S. President Donald Trump. Trump withdrew his invitation to the star of the National Basketball Association's Golden State Warriors, Stephen Curry. He tweeted that Curry was no longer welcome at the White House to celebrate the team winning the NBA championship because Curry was hesitant about…

NAFTA renegotiation is a failure of education

Trade enhances productivity, improves real wages and grows economies, but not enough people know how or why

NAFTA renegotiation is a failure of educationRenegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement started this week. Canada, Mexico and the United States have begun a complex, time-consuming and difficult process that could change everything – or almost nothing. For all countries involved, the risk and uncertainty outweigh the potential rewards, because we already had the ultimate reward: free trade. Only…