With Russia's Olympic team disqualified from the 2018 games for using performance-enhancing drugs, it merits consideration why doping is so controversial in the first place.
Why fighting is allowed in hockey, but frowned upon anywhere else.
Recent comments made by President Trump have further spurred the debate around professional athletes and social activism.
As Colin Kaepernick's kneeling protest spreads, the NFL continues to face soul-searching over the role of activism in professional football.
As the audiences and prizes for eSports continue to grow, the sport faces key ethical and regulatory challenges in building its legitimacy.
Risky careers and risky pursuits take up different places in our moral landscape. Where does this leave professional athletes?
Cheerleading may uphold questionable views of women and gender roles. For some, it is also their life's passion.
Controversies in professional sports reveal the implicit social contract between athletes and their spectators.
Equating masculinity with participation in certain sports creates negative discourse around gender identity and sexuality of individual athletes.
"how many of those people spending hours on a line waiting to get a ticket for the World Series, are willing to wait more than half an hour on a line to vote?"